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Rise Up! Women for Climate Justice at the 2017 #WomensMarch

On Saturday, January 21st, 2017 the day after the U.S. presidential inauguration, thousands of women will gather in Washington D.C. to stand up for our rights, our safety, our health, our families and our communities. A coalition of diverse organizations and individuals will unite and march as a ‘Women for Climate Justice‘ contingent during the Women’s March on Washington to stand …

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AIWC Implements 20 Programs for #womenclimatejustice

All India Women’s Conference (AIWC) successfully completed all 20 programs as part of their work for the Women’s Global Call for Climate Justice campaign re-grant partnership. These programs were conduced in different states of India and collected thousands of individual endorsements during their educational and awareness raising workshops. Prior to COP21, AIWC had conducted 6 programs with a focus on …

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Day of Solidarity – APWLD

On June 9, 2016, Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development (APWLD) alongside the villagers and the community-based organization of Tambon Ban Haeng, Ngao District, Lampang held a Day of Solidarity. During the activity a community discussion took place, whereby the villagers and members of the Rak Ban Haeng Conservation Group shared their experiences in their struggle to resist …

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New Publication: Women Enable Climate Justice

The Mary Robinson Foundation – Climate Justice published the policy brief Women’s Participation – An Enabler of Climate Justice on 1st December. Mary Robinson endorsed the #womenclimatejustice Call campaign at UNFCCC COP21 on 1st December. The policy brief demonstrates the positive impacts of women’s participation on the design, planning and implementation of climate policy. Key recommendations from the policy brief …

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COP21 Exhibit: Gender Just Solutions

From 30 November to 11 December, the Women and Gender Constituency will host a ‘Women’s Pavilion and Gender-Just Solutions Exhibition’ in the Climate Generations Area of COP21 in Le Bourget, Paris. The space will: Highlight a ‘gender-just’ climate solutions agenda; highlighting decentralized, locally owned, safe and sustainable climate solutions which work for women and promote equality; Build capacity of a …