"Planning for sustainable, gender-equitable and climate-proof development"
EWA side event at the UNFCCC Climate Negotiations in Bonn, June 2014
On Friday, June 6th, Women in Europe for a Common Future (WECF) alongside, LIFE E.v., in partnership with WEDO and on behalf of the joint EWA initiative, Empower Women Benefit for All, partners organized a side event entitled “Planning for sustainable, gender-equitable and climate-proof development”.
The participants of the event
The event gave an overview about the linkages between gender, climate and development from different perspectives and assessed criteria and targets for Climate Change and the Post-2015 global and national plans, which are sustainable, gender-equitable and climate proof.
- “Climate Equity: Is development need coupled to greenhouse gas-emissions? A women and gender perspective on development need.” Sabine Bock, WECF – Women in Europe for a Common Future
- “Example for sustainable, equitable and climate proof development and a national appropriate mitigation activity (NAMA) for the energy sector in Georgia.” Nino Gamisonia, RCDA – Rural Community Development Agency
- “Key messages from the women and gender constituency.” Bridget Burns, WEDO on behalf of the Women and Gender Constituency
- “The current discussion of the post-2015 process and on how Climate Change should be integrated in this framework in order to be complementary to the UNFCCC.” Bernadette Fischer WWF-CAN and Carmen Capriles, Reacción Climatica for the Women Major Group
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Respondents from parties:Philippines, Mexico
Moderator: Sascha Gabizon, WECF
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