Mainstreaming Gender into Climate Mitigation Activities: Guidelines for Policy Makers and Proposal Developers
Zusman, Eric; Lee, So-Young; Rojas, Ana; Adams, Linda | December 2016
Actively engaging women in climate mitigation activities can yield multiple benefits, including improved jobs, better livelihoods, and more equitable revenue flows. Efforts are moving forward to design climate funding mechanisms to help capture these benefits, but policy makers and other stakeholders need more guidance on designing gender-responsive climate policies and funding proposals. The guidelines in this publication fill this void. It is hoped that these guidelines would equip policy makers with pragmatic advice on how to mainstream gender into climate change mitigation actions and funding proposals. This publication reflects on applications for the guidelines as well as relationships between climate planning and funding proposal.
CitationZusman, Eric; Lee, So-Young; Rojas, Ana; Adams, Linda. 2016. Mainstreaming Gender into Climate Mitigation Activities: Guidelines for Policy Makers and Proposal Developers. © Asian Development Bank. http://hdl.handle.net/11540/6875.
Climate impacts assessment
Global climate change
Equal employment opportunity
Fair employment practice
Affirmative action programs
Sex dicrimination against women
Equal rights amendment
Emancipation of women
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