Gender Just Climate Solutions

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  • Description of the project: The DEDURAM project aims to improve the livelihoods of women and communities in the mangroves of Guinea-Bissau, through sustainable management of space, energy and natural resources. North-South knowledge exchange and capacity-building of women producers contribute to structure and develop the salt and rice value chain in the mangroves. 2000 family farms, 75% of which are managed by women, have adopted sustainable production methods (solar energy, reduced read more…

    Years: 2019
    Countries: France, Guinea-Bissau
    Type of Solution: Technical
    Guérande, Saint-Nazaire, Loire-Atlantique, Pays de la Loire, Metropolitan France, 44350, France
  • Description of the project The inhabitants and entreprises of Delhi are generating excessive waste and civic authorities have no systematic sustainable waste management in place. A survey conducted in BudhVihar, a colony located in southwest Delhi, reflected that the locality has improper waste & drainage system, water logging, health issues and each household on an average generates around 1 kg of kitchen waste everyday. To address this challenge, AIWC is read more…

    Years: 2019
    Countries: India
    Type of Solution: Technical
    Delhi, Kotwali Tehsil, Central Delhi, Delhi, 110006, India
  • Description of the project WECF and Youth Ecological Center (YEC) empower Tajik rural women groups to boost the energy transition and agro-ecology in their villages. 155 women and 11 men from 4 rural organizations participated in technical trainings on sustainable water and sanitation, organic agriculture, homemade efficient stoves and solar technologies. Greenhouses allow farmers to grow vegetables and fruit seedlings and protect crops from climate impacts. Thanks to WECF’s Women2030 read more…

    Years: 2019
    Countries: Tajikistan
    Type of Solution: non-technical
    Dushanbe, Rudaki District, Dushanbe, 734000, Tajikistan
  • Description of the project The effort mobilizes the active participation of grassroots women for gender-responsive climate finance and access to the Green Climate Fund (GCF) through a country driven approach. The African GCF gender monitors participate in the GCF board meetings and ensure local women’s voices and concerns are reflected in GCF policy issues as well as funding proposals. The regional Anglophone Africa monitor also mobilizes local women’s voices through read more…

    Years: 2019
    Type of Solution: transformational
    Lagos, Lagos Island, Lagos, 100242, Nigeria
  • Description of the project The Gender Climate Tracker (GCT) platform is an online app and website designed to provide policymakers and advocates with data and information related to both the process and outcomes of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) negotiations. With a rich, country-level dataset on women’s participation as delegates and heads of delegations, a catalog of each gender mandate decided within the UNFCCC negotiations, and read more…

    Years: 2019
    Countries: Global
    Type of Solution: transformational
    New York, United States of America