JOB OPPORTUNITY: Research Fellow – Gender, Environment, and Development (Asia)

Location: Bangkok, Thailand Deadline: 23 March 2017 Job posting: https://www.sei-international.org/working-for-sei/3635 Background The overall responsibility of the Research Fellow is to undertake research activities in ongoing projects and also lead the development of new research projects involving gender, environment and development. Main responsibilities Research Identify, formulate, develop, lead and implement gender, environment and development research projects that >> Read more

NEW RESOURCE: Global Gender and Environment Outlook

UNEP just launched the first comprehensive, integrated and global assessment about gender and the environment in a new report, Global Gender and Environment Outlook. The Global Gender and Environment Outlook (GGEO) is a collaborative project between the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and strategic partners to bring gender issues to the heart of environmental assessment and decision-making. The >> Read more

EVENTS: Gender Events at the World Conservation Congress

IUCN has compiled a calendar of gender themed events here at the at the World Conservation Congress in September.

Combatting inequality with information: How gender and environment data can promote gender inclusion in the Sustainable Development Goals

CSW 2016 NGO Parallel Event Please join IUCN Global Gender Office, with speakers from Conservation International, Sierra Club, and World Resources Institute in presenting new data and case studies relating to implementation, monitoring, and accountability for the SDGs. Panelists will present new data and case studies relating to implementation, monitoring, and accountability for the Sustainable Development Goals. The event will take place >> Read more

Launch of the Renewable Equity Project (REP)

The Renewable Equity Project (REP) is a new initiative to explore the impact of women’s advancement on the expansion of the clean energy economy. The project is developing cutting edge research geared toward energy sector institutions as well as innovative methods for building gender diversity in the clean energy sector in the US and globally. REP >> Read more