Biodiversity Day Live Interviews22 May 2022 LIVE IN FACEBOOK bit.ly/Women4IDB2022 About the event On 22 May 2022, Women4Biodiversity will be holding live interviews (20-30 minutes) from select Parties supporting Target 22. One interview will be with Costa Rica, who proposed Target 22, and the other… Read More »Women Are In Our Shared Future
by Amelia Arreguin and Claire Madarang – Women4Biodiversity Associates Originally written and posted in Spanish for Reforestamos México HERE A human rights-based approach in the post-2020 global biodiversity framework is essential for both biodiversity and humanity – also part of biodiversity – to thrive. About… Read More »Human rights in the post-2020 global biodiversity framework
Watch the event replay here. The first day of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) meetings in Geneva witnessed not only the opening statements of Parties and observers but also the side event “Targeting Gender: Best Practices and Ways Forward.” It provided a platform to… Read More »Targeting Gender: Best Practices and Ways Forward
Thirteen Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) have supported the call for a stand-alone gender equality target in the post-2020 global biodiversity framework during the resumed session of the Open-Ended Working Group on the Post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework in Geneva, Switzerland this month.… Read More »Parties support gender equality target in the post-2020 global biodiversity framework
By Women4Biodiversity & FARN, members of Women’s Caucus – UNCBD Last September, at the 3rd meeting of the Open-ended Working Group (OEWG) (Part I), Costa Rica proposed a new target (Target 22) for the post-2020 global biodiversity framework (GBF). It reads: Ensure women and girls’… Read More »This 2022, adopt Target 22, a stand-alone target for gender equality in the post-2020 GBF
UN CBD SBSTTA24, SBI3, OEWG-3 Side event Date: 14 March 2022 Time: 13:15-14:15 CET Venue: On line+ On site (Salle 14, Level 2, CICG conference centre) Registration: bit.ly/targetgender Background The event will discuss the Draft Post-2020 Gender Plan of Action that will be presented during the… Read More »Targeting Gender – Best Practices and Ways Forward
Reimagining Conservation: Integrating human rights in the development and implementation of the post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework
Date and time: 28 February 2022 from 1:15 to 2:45 pm (Nairobi) Co-organizers: Center for Justice Governance and Environmental Action; CIEL; Conservation International; Costa Rica, Earthjustice; Forest Peoples Programme; Human Rights Watch; International Indian Treaty Council; IUCN Commission on Environmental, Economic and Social Policy; Natural… Read More »Reimagining Conservation: Integrating human rights in the development and implementation of the post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework
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
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?
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