Women4Biodiversity held the Gender Equality and Social Inclusion (GESI) orientation at the Women’s Hub during the Fifteenth Meeting of the Conference of Parties to the Convention of Biological Diversity (CBD COP 15) in December 2022.
Event: How to gender-responsively monitor the implementation of the KM Global Biodiversity Framework?
A virtual roundtable hosted by Women4Biodiversity, UNCBD Women’s Caucus and the Convention on Biological Diversity
A 1.5 hours virtual round table designed to provide valuable support for the finalisation and operationalisation of the monitoring framework for the Kunming-Montreal Global Biodiversity Framework (KMGBF) in line with decision 15/5. The main objective is to identify concrete entry points for integrating gender considerations into all indicators related to the 23 targets of the KMGBF.
Women, girls and the right to a clean, healthy, and sustainable environment – A conversation with David Boyd in CBD COP 15
Women4Biodiversity hosted “Women, girls and the right to a clean, healthy and sustainable environment,” a conversation with UN Special Rapporteur on human rights and the environment David Boyd in Montreal, Canada on 13 and 14 December last year. The two-part event was among the Women’s Hub activities during the Fifteenth Meeting of the Conference of Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD COP 15).
Building Resilience and Weaving Gender Responsive Approaches to Biodiversity Governance: Summary of the five-day workshop conducted in Chiang Mai, Thailand (15-20 May, 2022)
A summary of a 5-day workshop organised by Women4Biodiversity from 15 May to 20 May 2023, in Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Highlights — A new chemicals framework that leaves no one behind: A joint webinar on chemicals, gender and human rights
Women4Biodiversity and MSP Institute jointly organized a webinar “A new chemicals framework that leaves no one behind: Webinar on gender and human rights in SAICM Beyond 2020” on 13 June 2023 from 2 PM to 3.30 PM CEST.
Event: A new chemicals framework that leaves no one behind – webinar on gender and human rights in SAICM Beyond 2020
A joint webinar on a new chemicals framework that leaves no one behind, gender and human rights in Strategic Approach to International Chemicals Management (SAICM) Beyond 2020.
To celebrate the International Day of Biological Diversity and to promote the gender-responsive implementation of the Kunming-Montreal Global Biodiversity Framework through grassroots women working towards this goal through restoration and biodiversity governance, Women4Biodiversity held the event “From Agreement to Action: Ways forward for gender equality and women’s rights in building back biodiversity” on 18 May 2023.
RESHAPING HER: A two-year reflection journey on the realization of a gender target in the Kunming-Montreal Global Biodiversity Framework
Sharon Ruthia, a former intern with Policy Team in Women4Biodiversity recounts her journey from being engaged in the GYBN Kenya Chapter to realising a gender targer in Kunming-Montreal GBF
Women4Biodiversity, the UNCBD Women’s Caucus, in collaboration with the Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity, offers this space where good practices, lessons learned, and concrete ways forward will be shared for all actors interested in implementing immediately and effectively the GPA on the ground in collaboration with women’s organisations and leaders.
Many stories of women’s traditional roles in biodiversity and agriculture are yet to be told. The limited visibility of women in policy and decision-making spaces related to natural resource governance and biodiversity is also mirrored in how their roles, knowledge and care for the land and its resources are often overlooked in many narratives.