Gender Just Climate Solutions

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  • Description of the project: PATH Foundation Philippines, Inc. (PFPI) implemented the Population, Health and Environment and Climate Change Project in the Philipppines‘ Verde Island Passage. Verde Island is a key marine biodiversity area threatened by overfishing, pollution and climate change. The goal of the project is to mainstream sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) into climate change policy and practice. The project applied a developmental approach (PHE) that forges read more…

    Years: 2016
    Countries: Philippines
    Concepcion, Conception, Mimaropa, Philippines
  • Description of the project: This project is an original experience of popular education, a conscious political-educational trend in Latin America. Since 2012 students and families are collaborating on a community bioconstructed school, using local ecological materials. BioEscuela Popular offers regular courses for children and adults on traditional knowledge and culture, skill sharing, environmental, climate awareness raising. In 2015, BioEscuela El Cantaro adopted a gender approach, by creating a special training read more…

    Years: 2016
    Countries: Paraguay
    Tobatí, Cordillera, Región Oriental, Paraguay
  • Description of the project: The project Seeds of Hope aims to improve resilience to climate change, food sovereignty, and the economic autonomy of women and farming communities in Northern India. It builds on preserving the biodiversity of the area and trains in priority women on agro-ecological techniques, seeds conservation and reproduction as well as food processing. Direct beneficiaries are 686 farmers, of which 95% are women. The French association SOL read more…

    Years: 2016
    Countries: France, India
    Koraput Town, Koraput, Odisha, 764020, India
  • Description of the project: The Budongo women bee cooperative generates income for 200 rural women affected by HIV living in the sugarcane area of Kinyara. The project develops organic honey production and sustainable agriculture as an alternative to sugarcane monoculture that deplete forests. Since 2012 the cooperative has produced over 1 ton of honey, trained more than 100 women and men in sustainable agriculture and modern bee farming practices, saved read more…

    Years: 2016
    Countries: Uganda
    Type of Solution: non-technical
    Football Pit, Mukwano (By-Pass) Road, Namuwongo, Kibuli, Makindye, Kampala, Central Region, 40394, Uganda
  • Description of the project: By promoting collective, sustainable models of agriculture, the project supports the climate-resilient livelihood of food insecure women who have been dependent on humanitarian aid. The project has been successful in improving the climate and overall resilience of over 18,900 individuals in 26 communities in Palestine. This has been achieved by enabling 35 CBOs, out of which 24 are women’s rural cooperatives, to better respond to their read more…

    Years: 2016
    Countries: Palestine
    Type of Solution: non-technical
    תצפית, Reuven, Pisgat Yaakov, Bet El, Area C, Judea and Samaria, 3559, Palestinian Territory