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Promoting Gender Balance and Gender Equality in UNFCCC
Member: Global Gender and Climate Alliance , UN Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women),

Jun 7, 2013


Lunchtime event

Promoting gender balance and the empowerment of women in the UNFCCC process  

7 June, 2013 - 13:15—14:45; Solar (MoE), Bonn

Organized by: UN-Women, MRFCJ, GGCA, UNFCCC secretariat

The June 7 lunchtime event will bring together Parties, observers, UN System entities, experts, civil society representatives and other stakeholders to share insights and discuss efforts to  strengthen gender balance, enhance the empowerment of women in the UNFCCC process, and advance gender-sensitive climate policy. The event will also mark the launch of a desk research conducted by UN Women and MRFCJ on "Advancing the goal of gender balance in multilateral and intergovernmental processes".

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Coverage

Storify: http://storify.com/GGCA_gender/empowering-women-in-unfccc-process

MFRJC Rerport: http://www.mrfcj.org/news/2013/promoting-gender-balance-and-the-empowerment-of-women-in-the-unfccc-process.html

UN Women and Mary Robinson Foundation – Climate Justice launch gender balance report: http://www.mrfcj.org/news/2013/un-women-and-mrfcj-launch-gender-balance-report.html

RTCC Report- Affirmative action can restore gender balance at UN climate talks: http://www.rtcc.org/affirmative-action-can-restore-gender-balance-at-un-climate-talks-report/

Earth Negotiations Bulletin ‘On the Side’, 7 June 2013: http://www.iisd.ca/climate/sb38/enbots/7jun.html


Resources

Report on Women’s participation in the UNFCCC  (WEDO, 2012)

-          Report - http://www.wedo.org/library/new-report-on-womens-participation-in-the-unfccc

-          Stats - http://www.wedo.org/news/new-statistics-on-womens-participation-at-the-unfccc


PUBLICATIONS
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