Climate change, gender equality and human rights in Asia — Regional review and promising practices
Climate change, gender equality and human rights in Asia - Regional review and promis...
Date: Monday, 25 January 2021

The report aims to provide a better understanding for policymakers in Asia about what focusing on human rights and gender equality in the context of climate change entails in practice. More

Training on gender analysis and policy advocacy in community-based disaster risk mana...
Date: Friday, 23 October 2020

Under the framework of the project “EmPower: Strengthening Human Rights and Gender Equality through Climate Actions and Disaster Risk Reduction”, UN Women will work closely with Viet Nam Women’s Union...More

“Building Back Better: Responsible Business Conduct, Human Rights and the Environment...
Date: Friday, 05 June 2020

EmPower will be participating in a virtual side event at the UN Forum on Responsible Business and Human Rights, co-organized by UNEP, OECD and OHCHR. The Side event titled ‘Building Back Better:...More

2019 Water Toolkit
2019 Water and Gender Toolkit 1 - Gender-responsive indicators for water assessment, ...
Date: Wednesday, 22 January 2020

Water assessment can only be meaningful with a gender perspective. Identifying the factors that contribute to the inclusion or exclusion of women and men belonging to different social and cultural...More

2019 Water Toolkit 3
2019 Water and Gender Toolkit 3 - Guidelines on the collection of sex-disaggregated w...
Date: Wednesday, 22 January 2020

Water assessment can only be meaningful with a gender perspective. Identifying the factors that contribute to the inclusion or exclusion of women and men belonging to different social and cultural...More

2019 water toolkit 4
2019 Water and Gender Toolkit 4 - Questionnaire for the collection of sex-disaggregat...
Date: Wednesday, 22 January 2020

Water assessment can only be meaningful with a gender perspective. Identifying the factors that contribute to the inclusion or exclusion of women and men belonging to different social and cultural...More

Mainstreaming Gender in Environment Statistics for the SDGs and Beyond: Identifying P...
Date: Friday, 10 January 2020

Just as women and men have unequal access to rights, resources and opportunities, they relate to and interact with the natural environment in different ways, face differing vulnerabilities and impacts...More

Consultation with Local and National Women-Focused Organizations on Accelerating the ...
Date: Thursday, 09 January 2020

On behalf of the Asia-Pacific Partnership on DRR (APP-DRR) Gender Stakeholder Group, UN Women and the International Planned Parenthood Federation convened 30 actors from women-focused organizations...More

National workshop on Gender Statistics in climate change and DRR
Date: Monday, 30 December 2019

The objective of this workshop was to initiate discussions with the main stakeholders within government regarding improvement of data quality through the Empower Project and the National Resilience...More

Gender just climate solutions
Date: Thursday, 24 October 2019

The Women and Gender Constituency (WGC) is a civil society observer – one of the nine stakeholder groups – of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). Established in 2009...More