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FACTSHEET: LINKING DATA AND ACTIONS – Connections between IPCC AR5 data, gender differentiated data and climate change actions

Tuesday, November 19th, 2013

WARSAW, POLAND (November 19, 2013) – WEDO, with the support from the Global Gender Office of IUCN and the Global Gender and Climate Alliance (GGCA), has developed the factsheet “LINKING DATA AND ACTIONS. Connections between IPCC AR5 data, gender differentiated data and climate change actions“.

This factsheet highlights links between the data presented in the recent IPCC AR5 report on climate change, gender data and some actions proposed by countries to mitigate or …

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FACTSHEET: Exposing Gender Gaps in Financing Climate Change Mitigation – and Proposing Solutions

Sunday, November 10th, 2013

WARSAW, POLAND (November 10, 2013)– Contributing to the COP19 focus on gender issues and climate change, we are pleased to release Financing Mitigation – Exposing Gender Gaps in Financing Climate Change Mitigation – and Proposing Solutions – a collaborative research initiative of  the Women’s Environment and Development Organization (WEDO), the Global Gender and Climate Alliance (GGCA),and the International Network on Gender and Sustainable Energy (ENERGIA), thanks to the generous support of the Climate & Development …

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A Compilation of UNFCCC Gender Equality Decision Text

Thursday, August 22nd, 2013

NEW YORK (August 22, 2013) – In preparation for the COP19 in Warsaw, WEDO in partnership with the Global Gender and Climate Alliance and the UNFCCC Secretariat, has compiled the gender-responsive language from all agreements in the history of the UNFCCC, Gender Equality and The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change: A Compilation of Decision Text. Over the past several years due to increased outreach, knowledge, capacity building and advocacy on the linkages, …

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WEDO Launches: From research to action, leaf by leaf: getting gender right in REDD+ SES

Monday, June 10th, 2013

NEW YORK (June 10, 2013)– WEDO, in partnership with the REDD+ SES Secretariat, and with support from Norad and the Ford Foundation, is pleased to present its newest publication, From research to action, leaf by leaf: getting gender right in REDD+ SES. The primary goal of this publication is to transform how REDD+ programs are developed so that they specifically contribute to the advancement of gender equality while safeguarding women’s rights.

This publication presents best practices …

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NEW REPORT: “Sustainable Economy and Green Growth: Who Cares?”

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013

NEW YORK (April 23, 2013)– WEDO is very pleased to share the launch of a new publication entitled “Sustainable Economy and Green Growth: Who Cares?”- linking care, livelihood and sustainable economy. The publication is a result of February 2013 workshop organized by WEDO partners LIFE and GENANET, together with the German Ministry of Environment, in Berlin. The aim of the workshop was to discuss how women’s unpaid work and care economy can be incorporated into sustainable development to …

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