Sep 25, 2007Chemicals Management: The why and how of mainstreaming genderThe publication, part of the Gender Mainstreaming Guidelines Series, provides an approach to mainstreaming gender in chemicals management, together with a discussion of priorities for UNDP support to assist partners with mainstreaming gender considerations at each step of a national process to develop or strengthen a sound management of chemicals regime.
Sep 30, 2011Output-Based Contracts in Small-Town Water Supply in Uganda: Challenges and Opportunities
May 2, 2011Chemicals and genderGuidance document describes important linkages between development, gender, and chemicals management. While policymakers are beginning to understand the important role played by the sound management of chemicals in economic and social development, it is also important to recognize the significant linkages between gender and chemicals.
Jan 1, 2010Women's Green Business InitiativeThe Women’s Green Business Initiative is an innovative Programme that addresses existing structural barriers to women’s economic advancement and facilitates equal opportunities for women to participate in the green economy. It aims to ensure that emerging climate funds address the needs of poor women and men equitably.
Jan 1, 2010Ensuring Gender Equity in Climate Change Financing
Apr 16, 2013Africa Adaptation Programme Experiences: Gender and Climate ChangeThis is the first edition of the Africa Adaptation Programme (AAP) Discussion Paper Series. This paper focuses on the links between gender and climate change adaptation by highlighting the steps that the AAP is taking to ensure the equal participation of women and all members of society in responding to climate change.
Jan 4, 2012Recycling of the Municipal Waste through Biogas Production and Composting
Jan 4, 2012The Mekhe Solar Cooker Project
Mar 15, 2005FACTSHEET: Water Governance: The Gender DimensionThe factsheet highlights community action and social mobilization around the provision of basic social services such as water can be an effective 'entry point' for promoting women's empowerment. Having a leadership role in community management of water supplies can increase women's social capital as well as their bargaining power within the household.
Sep 14, 2010The Contribution of UNDP-GEF Adaptation Initiatives Towards MDG3This brief discusses the nexus between climate change and the third Millennium Development Goal: to promote gender equality and empower women (MDG 3). It describes how initiatives financed by the Global Environment Facility have integrated gender perspectives into climate change adaptation and highlight examples from the current EEG/GEF portfolio.