Environment Meets Gender: Introduction to Gender Equality and Sustainable Development

Event: UNITAR CIFAL Jeju Workshop on Gender & Environmental Sustainability in the Asia-Pacific Region
Date: 3rd-6th December 2019

UNITAR facilitated its workshop on the Gender and Environmental Sustainability in the Asia-Pacific Region from 3rd to 6th of December 2019 and invited IGES to lecture for the Session 1: Environment Meets Gender as well as Session 2: Why Gender-Sensitive Approach is Important?. The sessions supported participants, from 12 different Asian countries, affiliated national and local government, NGOs, and academia, to understand the importance of gender in environmental issues and sustainable development and to discuss how environmental sustainability relates to gender issues and vice versa.