Women’s Organizations and Climate Finance: Engaging in Processes and Accessing Resources

This resource provides information on possible engagement pathways for organizations to ensure that the four primary public climate funds (the Adaptation Fund, the Climate Investment Funds, the Green Climate Fund and the Global Environmental Facility) support women’s organizations, gender-related groups, and feminist organizations working at the intersection of gender equality and climate change. It provides an overview of climate finance mechanisms, including the framework and approach for integrating gender equality across each of the funds, the state of gender integration across each of the funds, and the challenges and opportunities to engage for women’s funds and their partner organizations.

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Published: June 2019

Organisation(s): Women’s Environment and Development Organization (WEDO) and Prospera, the International Network of Women´s Funds

Region: Global


Cast-‘e’ing the Body — Devadasi Self Narratives

  The Devadasi system is a centuries-old Hindu religious practice in India which offers young girls in marriage to deities. These girls usually belong to the Dalit caste — the lowest of India’s social classes — and as ‘servants’ ordained by deities, Devadasis are ritually forced to offer sexual services upon attaining puberty. Devadasis are […]

Resources for care and activism during COVID-19

A big part of building resilient movements is incorporating collective care and wellbeing practices in our strategies and work. COVID-19 has affected and will continue to impact our communities across the globe and our movement organising. That’s why we’ve compiled resources and tools to support you, your community, organisation and/or movement during these unprecedented times, […]

The Preservation of Life – Situation of Women Territorial Defenders Against Extractive Activities and Other Forms of Dispossession

To access the publication, please click here (only available in Spanish) Published: November 2019 and updated in April 2020. Organization(s): Colectivo CASA, GAGGA and Red Latinoamericana de Mujeres Defensoras de Derechos Sociales y Ambientales, Region: Latin America