The Latest WEDO Awards News
New York, June 8, 2010 – The National Council for Research on Women (NCRW) will present its Member Center Awards 2010 for excellence in research, diversity, and advocacy during its annual conference to be held at Hunter College, CUNY, June 11-12. At a special Awards Reception, the Council will confer the following:
• Advocacy Award—Women’s Environment and Development Organization (WEDO)
• Diversity and Inclusion Award—National Women’s Studies Association
• Emerging …
International Women’s Day: IUCN honors WEDO’s Cate Owren and other women leaders in climate change solutions
New York, March 8 — Today, on the occasion of 2010 International Women’s Day (March 8), International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) honors leaders who are at the forefront of women’s empowerment in climate change solutions. Cate Owren, WEDO’s Program Director, is among the honorees. It is a privilege for WEDO to be honored alongside such a remarkable group of women, all of whom are partners and allies of WEDO in the work for …
In 2006, WEDO was named a Champion of the Earth by the United Nations Environmental Program for our longstanding work in the field of Sustainable Development. UNEP presented this video profile of WEDO at the awards ceremony in Singapore.
Press release put out by WEDO announcing Champions of the Earth Award.
WEDO Press Release: WEDO lauded as Champion of the Earth(.doc)…