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and networking on gender and climate change

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Toolkits Gender & CC Pacific Islands and Bangladesh

GenderCC proudly presents the results and publications of the project "Integrating gender into adapation and low carbon development". more

November 2013 issue of the GenderCC newsletter

The new issue of GenderCC's newsletter is available, featuring a particular focus on the events of COP19 in Warsaw.  more

GenderCC @ COP19 - Warsaw 2013

Keep informed about GenderCC's activities at COP19 in Warsaw. Also stay tuned for social media updates via Facebook and Twitter! more

Global Learning Platform

The Global Learning Platform is an interactive knowledge platform for the gender, climate change and environment community and practitioners. more

GenderCC @ UNFCCC SB 38 in Bonn

GenderCC was closely following the negotiations, contributing to the implementation of the COP18 gender decision, organising side events. more

Making Climate Finance Work for Women in South Africa

Women living in poverty across South Africa need support to adapt to climate change and to take an active part in the transition to a low carbon economy.  more

Gendered carbon footprints - gendered mitigation policy

An article by GenderCC founder and steering committee member Ulrike Röhr (LIFE) has been published in the current edition of Outreach. more


Call for proposals for research grants on building urban resilience to climate change

Individuals and research institutions based in Bangladesh, India, Indonesia, the more

First summit on women and climate decries lack of grassroots funding

A global summit on women and climate, the first of its kind, brought together so more

Gender, Climate Change and Agriculture Support Programme Seeks to Mitigate Effects of Climate Change in Rwanda

Women, youth and other vulnerable groups are set to benefit from a newly propose more

Hypatia publishes special issue on Climate Change

Hypatia, a journal of feminist philosophy, has published a special issue on Clim more

Women at UN climate talks: are quotas the answer?

Of the 5,090 people from all over the world at the Doha summit in 2012, 29.4% we more

Germany's Climate Finance: Participation? Gender? Human rights?

To what degree does Germany’s climate finance take into account civil-society in more

Women Train On Climate Change Adaptation Techniques in Cameroon

A three-day workshop to enhance the skills of women in the fight against climate more

Gender, Climate Change Adaptation and Forestry

A team of cross-disciplinary researchers at the University of Saskatchewan were  more

Who we are

GenderCC – women for climate justice is the global network of women and gender activists, and gender experts from all world regions working for gender and climate justice. Since our collaboration has started at UNFCCC COP9 in Milan in 2004, the response to our efforts is increasing...more


The development and technical implementation of the platform was funded by the German Ministry for Environment, Nature Protection and Nuclear Safety. Financial support from the German Minstry for Economic Cooperation and Development (2010-2011),  the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (2008-2010) and Oxfam Novib (2008-2009) contribute to maintain the site and to facilitate the network.

Support for particular actitivites was/is given by the International Climate Initiative of the German Government, the German Agency for International Cooperation (GIZ, formerly GTZ), Rosa Luxemburg Foundation, Stiftung Umverteilen, Bread for the World and the German Church Service for Development (EED).