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.
Please visit our theme and region pages for more specific information.

CEESP News -- Indu Kumari, Wildlife Trust of India The communities living on the fringes of protected forests are considered exploiters by some,...
The delegates were having similar issues across the world where they were being questioned on why we need to work on issues of human-wellbeing when we talk about ecosystem conservation. The human...
The Sundarbans, a vast forest in the coastal region of the Bay of Bengal, are considered one of the natural wonders of the world. Lying adjacent is...
In addition to the issue of high salinity in the groundwater, there is also a shortage of above-ground fresh water. After Cyclone Aila struck in 2009, Sabkhali Canal filled with silt. It still held...
From April 24 to April 27 IUCN Lao PDR facilitated a workshop in Beung Kiat Ngong (BKN) wetlands in Pathoumphone District, Champasak Province. The...
Opening remarks were by Mr. Lonkham, the head of the Department of Environmental Quality Promotion in Lao PDR. He said he was “happy to host the first R-METT workshop in Laos” and that “the R-METT is...
Tuesday, 5 June 2018 (16:00-17:30), EDD Auditorium: From Risks to Rights: Enhancing environmental and gender equality outcomes with gender-responsive...
Gender and environment linkages exist across sectors, with diverse implications for development at all levels, in all countries. Gender gaps inhibit full, effective, equitable and efficient...
CEESP News -- Communities Conservation Research Network (CCRN) From every part of the world (except Antarctica), over 400 people will converge on ...
The conference will bring together people from many different backgrounds – including community representatives, researchers, Indigenous organizations, governments and nongovernmental organizations. ...
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...

Pages

Go to top