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Breaking Silos, Building Resilience: Listening to Women-Focused Organisations for Climate Action and Disaster Risk Reduction
Breaking Silos, Building Resilience: Listening to Women-Focused Organisations for Climate Action and Disaster Risk Reduction
Year: 2021 Tags: Climate Change, Disaster Preparedness, Gender Equality and Womens Empowerment, Regional

This report details the discussions from the ‘Virtual Listening Session with Women Focused Organizations on the Asia-Pacific Action Plan 2021–2024’ held on 9 November 2021. Structured around the four...View

Untold Tales of Women Champions – Webinar Report
Untold Tales of Women Champions – Webinar Report
Year: 2021 Tags: Climate Change, Disaster Response, Gender Equality and Womens Empowerment, Bangladesh

This report covers the key highlights of the session entitled “Untold Tales of Women Champions in Climate Change”. The webinar was held on 23 January 2021 in partnership with the International Centre...View

Climate Change and Women in Agriculture
Climate Change and Women in Agriculture
Year: 2021 Tags: Climate Change, Gender Equality and Womens Empowerment, Agriculture, Regional

This issue brief provides an overview of key facts related to gender-based issues in climate change resilience and economic resilience for women in agriculture. It includes recommendations on...View

Impact of COVID-19 on Women in the Blue Economy
Impact of COVID-19 on Women in the Blue Economy
Year: 2021 Tags: COVID-19, Gender Equality and Womens Empowerment, Climate Change, Regional

This issue brief provides an overview of key facts related to gender issues in climate change resilience and economic resilience within the blue economy. It includes insights on the impact of COVID-19...View

Accelerating Gender-responsive Action through Empowered CSOs
Accelerating Gender-responsive Action through Empowered CSOs
Year: 2021 Tags: Climate Change, Disaster Risk Reduction, Gender Equality and Womens Empowerment, Regional

This report aims to understand the capacity gaps experienced by civil society organizations (CSOs) to advocate for gender mainstreaming in climate change and disaster risk reduction plans, policies...View

Review of implementation: Bangladesh’s Climate Change Gender Action Plan (ccGAP)
Review of implementation: Bangladesh’s Climate Change Gender Action Plan (ccGAP)
Tags: Climate Change, Gender Equality and Womens Empowerment, Bangladesh

The aim of this rapid appraisal in reviewing the Climate Change Gender Action Plan (CcGAP) 2013 in Bangladesh is to review the progress of CcGAP implementation and to identify barriers and...Download

A Brief Review of Projects under the Department of Environment, and the Department of Women Affairs from a Gender Responsive Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation Perspective
A Brief Review of Projects under the Department of Environment, and the Department of Women Affairs from a Gender Responsive Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation Perspective
Tags: Climate Change, Climate Change Adaptation, Gender Equality and Womens Empowerment, Disaster Risk Reduction, Bangladesh

Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) and Climate Change Adaptation (CCA) are key aspects of sustainable development. Bangladesh’s first step towards climate change adaptation was through the preparation of...Download

Brief for Policymakers: The State of  Gender Equality  and Climate Change in Viet Nam
Brief for Policymakers: The State of Gender Equality and Climate Change in Viet Nam
Year: 2021 Tags: Climate Change, Energy, Gender Equality and Womens Empowerment, Waste management, Water, Vietnam

This brief for policymakers is based on The State of Gender Equality and Climate Change in Viet Nam. It aims to guide government action towards the achievement of climate goals at the country level by...Download

Frequently Asked Questions on Human Rights and Climate Change: Fact Sheet No. 38
Frequently Asked Questions on Human Rights and Climate Change: Fact Sheet No. 38
Year: 2021 Tags: Climate Change, Environmental Protection, Global

Fact Sheet No. 38 is a part of The Human Rights Fact Sheet series published by the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, United Nations Office at Geneva. It deals with...Download

Asia Pacific Issue Brief: SDG16, Human Rights and Environmental Rule of Law, March 2021
Asia Pacific Issue Brief: SDG16, Human Rights and Environmental Rule of Law, March 2021
Year: 2021 Tags: COVID-19, Environmental Protection, Sustainable Development Goals, Regional

This issue brief deals with Sustainable Development Goal 16, the environmental rule of law, and the link between human rights and a clean, healthy, and sustainable environment. Access rights...Download