Important progress has been made, but now is the time to place women’s rights at the heart of transnational environmental law By Claudia Ituarte-Lima – Originally posted in China Dialogue – December 28, 2021 The 1972 Stockholm Conference sowed the seeds for the growth of… Read More »Women’s rights in environmental law, from 1972 to today
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VOICES FROM THE GLOBAL SOUTH IN ADDRESSING GENDER INEQUALITIES AND ADVANCING HUMAN RIGHTS IN THE POST-2020 GLOBAL BIODIVERSITY FRAMEWORK ROUNDTABLE SUMMARY HERE Date: Friday, 10 December 2021 Time: 11am – 1pm | Kenya (GMT +3) 3pm – 5pm | Thailand (GMT +7) 7 pm –… Read More »Her Safety Is Priority
For the world’s biodiversity policies and programmes to be gender-responsive and transformative, human rights needs to be at the center of the post-2020 global biodiversity framework. The Framework is a 30-year blueprint that will be adopted by the 196 countries parties to the Convention on… Read More »High-level virtual event advances women’s role in 30-year global biodiversity framework
High Level Event: Women’s Rights, Gender Equality and the Future of Biodiversity: Gender considerings in the post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework
REGISTATION HERE RECORDINGS ALL HERE (English, Spanish, Chinese, French, Russian, Arabic), including Sign Language Respecting, protecting and fulfilling women’s rights is intrinsic to a new Post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework that will reconceptualize and transform humanity’s relationship with nature d. Women’s rights are human rights enshrined… Read More »High Level Event: Women’s Rights, Gender Equality and the Future of Biodiversity: Gender considerings in the post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework
Plenary Session at Global South Women’s Forum 2021 Recording Courtesy IWRAW Background It is nothing new for women to be disproportionately experiencing the effects of environmental degradation, be it biodiversity loss, climate change and as in recent year – the pandemic: on our bodies, on… Read More »Indigenous Women and Environmental Justice
The Open-Ended Working Group-3 will is tasked with advancing preparations for the development of the post-2020 global biodiversity framework and it will be held virtually from 23 August to 3 September 2021. This process is expected to lead to the adoption of a post-2020 global biodiversity framework… Read More »Reflections on the First Draft of the CBD-Post2020 Global Biodiversity Framework at OEWG-3
Webinar: Civil Society Voices – Can the current draft of the GBF effectively address the root causes of biodiversity loss?
Civil Society Voices: Reflections on the Draft 1 of the Post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework Draft 1 of the Post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework published on 15 July 2021 Presenters Vivienne Soliz (Spanish) – Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities (IPLCs) Mrinalini Rai (English) – Women’s CaucusMirna Fernandez… Read More »Webinar: Civil Society Voices – Can the current draft of the GBF effectively address the root causes of biodiversity loss?
NEW Target 22 Recommendations to the First Draft of the CBD Post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework at OEWG-3 (23 August – 3 September, 2021) HERE Ensure women and girl’s equitable access and benefits from conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity, as well as their informed and… Read More »Target 22 – Gender in Post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework
For more information HERE The Generation Equality Forum took place in Mexico City in March and in Paris from 30 June – 2 July 2021. The Forum launched a 5-year action journey to achieve irreversible progress towards gender equality, founded on a series of concrete, ambitious and… Read More »The Generation Equality Forum , Paris 2021
Biodiversity underpins the ecosystems and their services and functions are vital to life. As international and national campaigns to restore degraded landscapes are gaining popularity to address the UN Decade on Restoration, there is a gap that persists at the heart of the ecosystem restoration… Read More »Weaving gender into Ecosystem Restoration