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GenderCC @ COP20 - Lima 2014

Read about GenderCC's activities at COP20 in Lima.  more

September 2014 issue of the GenderCC newsletter

The new issue of GenderCC's newsletter is available. more

Publication: Working Towards Gender-sensitive National Climate Policy

GenderCC is pleased to announce the recent publication of a collection of case studies on gender and climate change in national policy. more

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

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


Four Fast Facts to Debunk Myths About Rural Women

Whilst it is true that women farmers have less access to training, land, and inp more

Women facing climate change in Southern Africa

Pockets of food insecurity are plaguing areas in Southern Africa where floods or more

Call for Papers: Gendered Development Intervention Conference

The Gendered Development Intervention Conference (GDIC) is seeking submissions f more

Women at COP20 blast failure for real action in Lima

“Time to Stop Calling and Start Doing. Leaders, You Have 12 Months to get it Rig more

UNFCCC Report on Gender Composition

The UNFCCC Secretariat has published a report on the gender composition of const more

Amplifying women’s voices in climate change solutions focus of UN conference

A United Nations-led conference kicking off in Geneva today will focus on weathe more

UN Spotlights Role of Rural Women in Climate

This year's International Day of Rural Women emphasized that rural women are cri more

UNFCCC: Existing Mandates and Entry Points for Gender Equality

As the UNFCCC works towards a new climate agreement at COP21 in Paris next year  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).