Welcome to the GenderCC platform for information, knowledge,
and networking on gender and climate change

Gendercc Updates

September 2014 issue of the GenderCC newsletter

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

New 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

GenderCC @ COP19 - Warsaw 2013

Read about GenderCC's activities at COP19 in Warsaw.  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


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

Call for Papers: Climate Change and Culture Conference 2015

How do culture and climate intersect with and animate one another?  more

People's Climate March: Thousands Gather to Demand Climate Action

Hundreds of thousands of people gathered under the banner of the People's Climat more

Women Identified as Agents for Resilience in Disaster Reduction

There were calls for gender to be mainstreamed into the post-2015 framework for  more

Call for papers for the 10th edition of "A Climate for Change"

The next edition of the Green European Journal will focus on climate politics an more

Why Gender Disaster Data Matters

Disasters triggered by climate change are not blind to gender and age. They affe more

Conflict, Gender, and Environmental Scarcity Entwined in Migration from Somalia

Policymakers and the popular media have for many years debated the security impl more

Gender in Outreach Magazine @ SIDS conference

Day 1's magazine focussed on civil society priorites for the Third International 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).