Organized by the International Tropical Timber Organization and Rights and Resources Group, this conference will bring together about 250 leaders of forest communities, public forest agencies, forest industry and conservation groups to share experiences in community forest management and enterpri
The World Water Week "Progress and Prospects on Water: Striving for Sustainability in a Changing World" in Stockholm is the leading annual global meeting place for capacity-building, partnership-building and follow-up on the implementation of international processes and programmes in water and de
The linkages between gender, environment and conflict have so far not been studied in detail. Environmental changes and conflicts impact men and women differently in the light of their gender roles and socio-cultural situation.
by Nora Holzmann, Suedwind-Agentur
Women and men experience conflicts differently. Their experiences, needs, rights and the options available to them differ according to socio-culturally defined gender roles.
Siyanda is an online database of gender and development materials from around the world. It is hosted by BRIDGE - the gender and development research and information service located at the Institute of Development Studies (IDS) in the United Kingdom.
Economic shocks at birth have lasting effects on children's health several years after the shock. The authors calculate height for age z-scores for children under age five using data from a Rwanda's national representative household survey conducted in 1992.
By presenting the national papers and regional reports included in this volume, ENERGIA is providing specific country-level analyses and policy recommendations on energy and gender.
This document aims to support SDC project staff and partners such as national programme officers and water organizations to mainstream gender equality into SDC water, hygiene and sanitation interventions.