Women: Agents of Change
Women in Europe for a Common Future gave its input in creating Women: Agents of Change publication
Women: Agents of Change is a paper by Netherlands Council of Women, umbrella organization of 54 non-governmental organizations. The publication straightens the women’s role in sustainable development. Women are able to develop and implement project on many topics i.e. health, water and sustainable production and take an active part in governmental delegation. Being a part of governmental delegation is a way to represent women’s point of view, ideas and concerns. However, women’s voices are not heard only within governmental delegations. They create many active NGO’s that try to incorporate voice of women from all over the word. It is important to understand that women are really agents of change.
WECF is an author of one of its chapters – Women and the Environment. Feel free to read it here.
Round table discussion Violence Against Women and Economic Development
The round table treated the topic of Violence against women and Economic Development
Women Ministers and Leaders Breakfast Meeting Report
On the 5th of December more than 100 female ministers and leaders met, and discussed the topic of Gender and a Pollution Free Planet
WECF board member took part in seminar on CEDAW General Recommendation
Utrecht University organised the seminar in the light of the new CEDAW General Recommendation on gender-related dimensions of disasters in a changing climate
WECF participated at WASH symposium in Uganda
From June 20th-23rd, a WASH symposium was held in Kampala, Uganda. WECF participated in cooperation with our local partner organization ARUWE and we presented our water, sanitation and energy projects in Uganda.
We've made it - overwhelming success of our crowdfunding campaign!
In the last 4 weeks we run a crowdfunding campaign to collect 4.000€ to finance 15 Biogas Toilets for deprived families in Uganda. Thanks to your great support we can now build even more!