Gender

This page is a list of the most recently updated pages and stories that have been tagged “Gender” by IUCN thematic and regional units.
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At the Bonn UNFCCC Intersessional, IUCN supports delegates in taking steps on implementing its recent Gender Action Plan
On the occasion of the 48th subsidiaries bodies session, the COP 23 Presidency and UNFCCC Secretariat initiated discussions on the operationalisation of its recent Gender Action Plan (GAP) adopted...
Photo: @Tilo Nadler Project title: Advancing protection of the southern white-cheeked gibbon (Nomaskis siki) in Southern Lao PDR  Location: Phou Hin Poun...
As a global organization,IUCN is committed with excellence, transparency and accountability in the delivery of our work. Our reputation and credibility derive from the quality of our work, the...
IUCN Indigenous Peoples Member Organisation representative Yeshing Juliana Upún Yos delivered the following statement to the Seventeenth Session of...
Madam Chair, distinguished members of the UNPFII and distinguished participants. Allow me first, Madam Chair, to congratulate you on your appointment to chair the Permanent Forum at its seventeenth...
Project: Community Management of the Río Goascorán Basin, Honduras (“Our Goascorán Basin”) (First phase: 2015-2018) Cooperating partner: Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (COSUDE),...
At the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) World Conservation Congress in 2016, its Members Assembly adopted a landmark decision...
Blog by Kaia Boe with input from IUCN IPO Members IUCN is a membership Union uniquely composed more than 1,300 government and civil society organisations. Every four years, the members take part in...
On 8 February 2018, IUCN, along with the Uttaranchal Youth and Rural Development Centre (UYRDC), a local NGO, organised a training session on nursery...
Under the Government of India’s National Mission on Himalayan Studies (NMHS), IUCN is implementing the ‘Coping with Uncertainties: Building Community Resilience and Ecosystem Based Adaptation to...
The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) and the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN) signed a...
Chairman NDMA, Lt. Gen. Omar Mahmood Hayat and Country Representative of IUCN, Mr. Mahmood Akhtar Cheema signed the agreement. The MoU will facilitate collaborative initiatives between the two...
Teknaf Wildlife Sanctuary is crucial habitat for many species, but until recently, the forests of the peninsula and the mangroves along the bank of...
With support from Mangroves for the Future (MFF), the Community Development Centre (CODEC), a local NGO, has introduced the bhandhu chula – an improved variety of cookstove – to the villages of...
Gender equity is a driving force for effective, equitable and sustainable environmental solutions. How do we ensure the forest landscape restoration...
Knowing that forest landscape restoration (FLR) opportunity assessments are stakeholder driven processes, the specific actions to ensure women and men fully participate in, and equally benefit from,...
Noting World Water Day and reflecting on International Women's Day movements and Women's History Month in a number of countries, USAID and IUCN...
By Lorena Aguilar and Corinne Hart Around the world, women play a critical role as natural resource managers –often tilling land and conserving biodiversity while managing household food and energy...
From March 2017 to March 2018, 32 professionals shared their thoughts and expertise on forests in 30-second clips. Here is your chance to hear their...
Thought leaders from across the world have shared their experiences and perspectives on forest issues since IUCN launched a year of Voices on Forests in honour of the International Day of Forests in...

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