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BONN, GERMANY (March 10, 2014)– Today, WEDO’s Andrea Quesada delivered an intervention at the opening plenary of the ADP at the UNFCCC. See below:
Thank you co chairs for this opportunity to contribute with our views. My name in Andrea Quesada focal point of the Women and Gender Constituency, speaking on behalf of WEDO.
We would like recall the words of Vice-President of the Dominican Republic Dra. Margarita Cedeño de Fernández on the occasion …
[ March 19, 2014; 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm. ]
Please join WEDO and partners for an informal open-house & networking event
In parallel to the 58th Commission on the Status of Women (CSW), WEDO is pleased to invite you to an informal networking evening for feminist and climate activists to meet, share, learn and spark action for mobilization and impact in 2014, towards a peaceful and healthy planet.
Wednesday, March 19th, 2014
6:30pm – 9:00pm
At the …
[ March 19, 2014; 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm. ]
Event Description: A truly transformative Post-2015 Development Agenda which works to ensure women’s human rights and gender equality requires urgent, legally binding action to combat climate change. Climate change is undoubtedly one of the world’s most pressing issues- the impacts of which are already eroding the achievement of sustainable development and poverty eradication for regions, countries and people around the globe- threatening to exacerbate already growing inequality worldwide. Climate change must be understood as a …
Double Mainstreaming Gender Equality & Climate Change in Post-MDG Sustainable Development Approaches
[ March 17, 2014; 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm. ]
MONROVIA (March 3, 2013)-- Today as we celebrate Africa Environment Day and Wangari Maathai Day, WEDO team members Andrea Quesada and Eleanor Blomstrom have arrived in Liberia for the start of a three day training on land, forest tenure & climate change in Africa.
In commemoration of International Women’s Day, 8 March, REFACOF (African Women’s Network for Community Management of Forests), the Foundation for Community Initiatives, and the Rights and Resources Initiative are holding …