Women and Gender Constituency

Founding Year: 2009

Staff: 2


Bridget Burns and Ndivile Mokoena (Co-Focal Points)

The “platform for observer organizations works to ensure women’s rights and gender justice within the climate change convention framework”.  It provides a “number of ways for civil society and non-governmental organizations which work for women’s rights and gender justice, environmental protection, or both, to influence the annual conferences and help develop the UNFCCC” and allows for the “exchange of information between members and with the UNFCCC Secretariat.”



Women and Gender Constituency contributes to the following Sustainable Development Goals

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