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The Impact of COVID-19 on Rural Women and Energy Enterprises
The Impact of COVID-19 on Rural Women and Energy Enterprises
Tags: COVID-19, Economic empowerment, Gender Equality, Disaster Risk Reduction, Climate Financing, Sub-regional

The COVID-19 global health crisis continues to impact countries around the world in ways never imagined. The global infection rate continues to soar and the economic recession is expected to be worse...Download

Review of gender-responsiveness and disability-inclusion in disaster risk reduction
Review of gender-responsiveness and disability-inclusion in disaster risk reduction in Asia and the Pacific
Year: 2020 Tags: Climate Change Adaptation, Disaster Preparedness, Gender Equality, Economic empowerment, Regional

The review of national DRR strategies and action plans included 26 countries in Asia and the Pacific and captured how they translate international commitments and recommendations into national DRR...Download

Cambodia Women's Resilience Index Cover
The Cambodia Women's Resilience Index
Year: 2020 Tags: Climate Financing, Energy Efficiency, Gender Equality, Economic empowerment, Disaster Risk Reduction, Disaster Response, Cambodia

This index builds upon the South Asia Women's Resilience Index. It also builds upon ActionAid's Human Rights-Based Approach and Resilience Framework. Download

THE IMPACT OF COVID-19 Bangladesh
The impact of COVID-19 on rural women and enterprises: A rapid socio-economic assessment in Viet Nam by the EmPower project
Tags: Economic empowerment, Gender Equality, Vietnam

This study and follow-up feeds directly into UNEP’s COVID-19 strategic response- Block 2 (A transformational change for nature and people) and Block 2 (Building back better: Greening fiscal stimulus...Download

THE IMPACT OF COVID-19 Bangladesh
The impact of COVID-19 on rural women and enterprises: A rapid socio-economic assessment in Bangladesh by the EmPower project
Tags: Economic empowerment, Gender Equality, Bangladesh

This study and follow-up feeds directly into UNEP’s COVID-19 strategic response- Block 2 (A transformational change for nature and people) and Block 2 (Building back better: Greening fiscal stimulus...Download

COVID-19 Snapshot Cambodia
The impact of COVID-19 on rural women and enterprises: A rapid socio-economic assessment in Cambodia by the EmPower project
Tags: Economic empowerment, Gender Equality, Cambodia

This study and follow-up feeds directly into UNEP’s COVID-19 strategic response- Block 2 (A transformational change for nature and people) and Block 2 (Building back better: Greening fiscal stimulus...Download

A rapid appraisal of Climate Change Gender Action Plan
A rapid appraisal of Climate Change Gender Action Plan (ccGAP) progress review and stock taking in Bangladesh
Tags: Gender Equality, Economic empowerment, Climate Change Adaptation, Bangladesh

Women and men have different vulnerability and capacity to adapt to climate impacts due to differing roles, opportunities, and access to resources. Therefore, examining gender is important because...Download

Key Messages to Cop 25 on Gender Mainstreaming and Women Empowerment
Year: 2019 Tags: Economic empowerment, Gender Equality, Climate Change Adaptation, Disaster Preparedness, Disaster Response, Disaster Risk Reduction, Regional

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Power for the people - delivering on the promise of decentralized, community controlled renewable energy access
Year: 2016 Author: Friends of the Earth Scottland, WEDO, ActionAid Tags: Climate Change Mitigation, SDGs, Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency, Economic empowerment, Capacity-Building, Global

This paper makes the case that decentralized, community controlled renewable energy access is the solution to energy poverty in the context of climate change and broader social injustice. The current...Download

Summary report: Side event "Reach out for Resilience: Making Gender Equality Count for Climate Resilience"
Year: 2019 Author: UNEP and UN Women Tags: Gender Equality, Economic empowerment, Climate Change Adaptation, Disaster Preparedness, Global

The side event was hosted by UN Environment and UN Women under the  project  “EmPower: Women for Climate - Resilient Societies”, supported by the Government of Sweden.Download