RSS | Other | 06 December 2018

Gender equality vital part of forest-based climate action, says CIFOR scientist at COP24

Despite an increasing body of literature on the topic, forest policymakers often overlook gender considerations. However, gender blindness is a problem that makes women’s participation and contributions invisible and allows forest management to be incorrectly treated as “gender neutral.”

Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR)
Julie Mollins