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Action plan to boost women’s input on climate changeAction plan to boost women’s input on climate change
Wednesday - 29/11/2017
Plan adopted at COP23 emphasises role in adaptation and mitigation, but existing cultural values are a worry. ....
Q&A: A force behind new dynamics in South African scienceQ&A: A force behind new dynamics in South African science
Friday - 03/11/2017
Minister Naledi Pandor talks about SKA’s wider impacts and backing up words with actions on gender equality in science. ....
How to get gender-responsive adaptation rightHow to get gender-responsive adaptation right
Monday - 04/09/2017
Don’t just scatter the right words in proposals — for real change, follow three principles, says Jennifer Baunwoll. ....
FAO Director-General urges countries to recognize the vital role of rural women in freeing the world from hunger and povertyFAO Director-General urges countries to recognize the vital role of rural women in freeing the world from hunger and poverty
Tuesday - 04/07/2017
Rural women and girls are key agents of change to free the world from hunger and extreme poverty, said FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva today at a special side-event on ....
Harnessing rather than suppressing informal trade can give Africa a boostHarnessing rather than suppressing informal trade can give Africa a boost
Thursday - 25/05/2017
Africa’s informal cross-border trade can contribute to improving livelihoods and increasing regional integration across the continent, says FAO’s new “Formalization of informal tr ....
Networking project launched to empower girls in scienceNetworking project launched to empower girls in science
Wednesday - 08/03/2017
An initiative aims to provide opportunities to help African girls become future champions in drug regulation. ....
UN agencies in Rome step up on gender equality to end hunger and povertyUN agencies in Rome step up on gender equality to end hunger and poverty
Tuesday - 07/03/2017
Leaders from the three UN Rome-based agencies today marked International Women’s Day by reinforcing their commitments to step up efforts to invest in the capacities of rural women ....
Online tool to track African women in STEMOnline tool to track African women in STEM
Thursday - 16/02/2017
Tool for tracking mentored students aims to boost girls and women in STEM, seen as key to Africa’s sustainable future. ....
Back women’s movements for a real chance at equalityBack women’s movements for a real chance at equality
Monday - 30/01/2017
A new language of ‘transformation’ has emerged. The next step is to go beyond rhetoric, says Henrietta Miers. ....
Call to raise herbal medicine standardsCall to raise herbal medicine standards
Wednesday - 25/01/2017
Awards honour African women working in health, with Mauritius president calling for focus on medicinal plant safety. ....
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