Mainstreaming Gender and Empowering Women for Environmental Sustainability: 5-6 March.
To meet environmental goals and in line with Agenda 2030, policy- and decision- makers need to consider links between environmental policy responses and other goals, such as achieving gender equality and women’s empowerment.
The OECD 2020 Global Forum on Environment “Mainstreaming Gender and Empowering Women for Environmental Sustainability” will review environment-related sectors and policies though a gender and inclusiveness lens and showcase some best practices linking the gender and environmental sustainability agendas.
When: 5-6 March 2020
Where: OECD Conference Centre, Paris, France
The two-day Forum will bring together high-level speakers, policy makers and experts from OECD Member and Partner countries as well as representatives from business, inter-governmental organisations, research centres, civil society organisations and other relevant institutions.
Forum topics include...
Environmental impacts on health and well-being
Infrastructure development, including transport, city and settlement design
Consumption patterns, circular economy and waste management
Biodiversity, agriculture and fisheries
Green energy and a “just transition”
Environmental justice and the empowerment of women and youth.
29 January 2020