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New Report: Scoping Study of Good Practices for Strengthening Women’s Inclusion in Forest and Other Natural Resource Management Sectors

New Report: Scoping Study of Good Practices for Strengthening Women’s Inclusion in Forest and Other Natural Resource Management Sectors
24 September 2013

This report has been produced by Women Organizing for Change in Agriculture and Natural Resource Management (WOCAN), the United Nations Collaborative Programme on Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (UN-REDD) and LEAF for the Joint Regional Initiative, to examine specific challenges and barriers that prevent the inclusion of women and the integration of gender perspectives in REDD+ in Asia-Pacific, identify practical entry points, analyze existing good practices and share knowledge  through multi-sectoral and stakeholder dialogues for the replication of successful outcomes.

Click to learn about lessons from Cambodia and Sri Lanka as well.

This report has been produced by Women Organizing for Change in Agriculture and Natural Resource Management (WOCAN), the United Nations Collaborative Programme on Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (UN-REDD) and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)-funded Lowering Emissions in Asia’s Forests (LEAF) project for the Joint Regional Initiative, to examine specific challenges and barriers that prevent the inclusion of women and the integration of gender perspectives in REDD+ in Asia-Pacific, identify practical entry points, analyze existing good practices and share knowledge  through multi-sectoral and stakeholder dialogues for the replication of successful outcomes.  - See more at: http://wocan.org/resources/scoping-study-womens-inclusion-REDD#sthash.Ko...