Gender and Environmental Change Workshop: highlights


From 17-18 March, the International Institute for Environment and Development hosted a workshop to identify a future agenda for research action on gender and environmental change. Here are some of the highlights.

Participants in the gender and environmental change workshop discuss REDD+ (Photo: Lucile Robinson/IIED)

Planned outcomes of the two-day workshop included the production of a briefing paper that will reflect on the ideas raised by participants and suggest new areas to explore.

Highlights of the workshop were collated via Storify – you can read them below:


Video interviews have been produced with Houria Djoudi, a scientist in the livelihoods department at the Centre for International Forestry Research (CIFOR); Sonia Maria Dias, Sector Specialist for Women in Informal Employment, Globalising and Organising (WIEGO); and Carole Rakodi, Emeritus Professor of the University of Birmingham.

Event presentations

Also available on IIED's SlideShare site and below are nine of the presentations given during the event.

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