Women's Earth & Climate Action Network, International
The Women's Earth & Climate Action Network is a solutions-based, multi-faceted effort established to engage women worldwide to take action as powerful stakeholders in climate change and sustainability solutions. For Our Earth and Future Generations A project of Women's Earth and Climate Caucus and its partner eraGlobal Alliance
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Sustainable livelihoods - women & construction - natural building materials for a low carbon future

I am researching on the use of natural building materials in Africa, Southern Africa in particular for the construction industry. 

MOSCHBERG - Pictures from the Future

MOSCHBERG - Pictures from the Future

MOSCHBERG - before and after. The inhabitants have changed their town into a living and pleasant place to live. The realistic drawings and gripping ...

Right Direction Development

Right Direction Development

This is the high time that one has to move that we want our society, that we want our world, that we want our future. We need to promote to the civil ...

Protection of the earth, people and animals most affected by current practises

Protection of the earth, people and animals most affected by current practises

As part of WorldPulse.com my focus is on the conditions that women are living under globally, and the solutions that we have to offer as women, that ...

Kids Climate Action Network

Kids Climate Action Network

Kids Climate Action Network was founded in 2013 by 10 year old Anna Rose Mohr-Almeida, after she went to her mother with serious concerns about the ...

Sustainability Awareness

Sustainability Awareness

Nearly seven  years ago I founded earthsayers.tv, voices of sustainability, a specialized search engine highlighting those individuals speaking ...

Global Population and Environment

  I am a volunteer with the Sierra Club Global Population and Environment Committee.  We are a National Committee and deal with ...

Connecting Wild Places

Connecting Wild Places

Connecting Wild Places is a campaign to permanently protect and connect habitat areas and wildlife corridors in Pacific Northwest California to ...

KeAnJa Environmental Management

Women's voices are important in the conversation for renewable energy, green businesses, and community engagement because they are the pioneers of ...

Creation of a Middle School / High School with an Earth focus

I am in the process of creating a Montessori middle school.  The curriculum for adolescents, as created by Maria Montessori, is Erdkinder ...

Mother Pelican Journal

Mother Pelican Journal

May I respectfully bring to your attention my modest e-journal on solidarity and sustainability issues (link under my signature), which is focused on ...

Re-mything culture - Women and Myth

Re-mything culture - Women and Myth

In March I'll be attending the Association of Women and Mythlogy Conference in Austin, Texas (www.womenandmyth.org) and I feel that the work these ...

Earth Rights Walking

Earth Rights Walking

Five months ago I started to walk for rights of nature. Earth jurisprudence and a law to End Ecocide www.earthrightswalker.org I quit my job as CEO ...

Postcards from the Frontlines: An interactive digital campaign for climate refugees

Postcards from the Frontlines: An interactive digital campaign for climate refugees

In 2012 alone, 31.7m people were forced from their homes due to weather-related events. That's one person every second. Although climate refugees are ...

Women Take Action: Not in My Name!

Women Take Action: Not in My Name!

As we prepare for the upcoming gathering of the Interational Women's Earth and Climate Summit, I think it's important to recall the message of ...

Carbon Fees with Monthly Per-Person Rebates

Laurie Williams, Citizens Climate Lobby Volunteer My name is Laurie Williams.  I am honored to be participating in the IWECI summit! The ...

Measuring Global impacts and governance

I believe that the issue of measurement of environmental and social  impacts at the micro economic i.e level of the organisation is a very ...

US Women's Climate Change Resolution

US Women's Climate Change Resolution

As a global women’s advocacy organization, WEDO (Women's Environment and Development Organization) envisions a just world that promotes and ...

Get global recognition and funding for your climate adaptation solutions

Solution Search: Adapting to a Changing Climate, is an innovative contest sponsored by Rare and The Nature Conservancy that seeks local solutions for ...

Women's participation on the post-2015 framework

Women's participation on the post-2015 framework

On the 2000 the UN and the world leaders have commited to work on a set of 8 goals, called the Millenium Development Goals, to shape the development ...

Reform the US Senate Filibuster

Reform the US Senate Filibuster

GOP obstructionism in the US Senate is the number 1 obstacle to the US legistlature devloping a meaningful climate policy.  many organizations ...

Achieving Sustainable Development; the Challenge of Climate Change for Women

During the 1992 Rio Earth Summit (United Nations Conference on Environment and Development, UNCED), climate change, desertification and the loss of ...

Population, Rights and the Environment

Population, Rights and the Environment

I wrote on population and human rights issues with a small NGO in Berkeley called the Institute for Population Studies.  From my experience, ...

AYCM Young Women facing Climate Change in the MENA Region

AYCM Young Women facing Climate Change in the MENA Region

AYCM is an independant body that works to create a generation-wide movement across the Middle East & North Africa to solve the climate crisis, ...

Set the free market free by making it accountable

Set the free market free by making it accountable

Citizens Climate Lobby advocates a carbon fee and dividend approach to restraining runaway carbon pollution. It's simple: Tax carbon pollution by ...

UNFCCC COP18 Gender Decision

The final COP18 Gender Decision “Promoting gender balance and improving the participation of women in UNFCCC negotiations and in the ...






Topics could include:

  • Women’s rights
  • Gender equity
  • Family planning and population
  • Women in decision-making

 
Action plan strategies could include:

  • Mainstreaming women and gender issues in international climate negotiations
  • Creating strategies for climate finance through a gender-lens