Welcome to the GenderCC platform for information, knowledge,
and networking on gender and climate change

Gendercc Updates

GenderCC on the road to Paris

The GenderCC team is represented at the SB42 meetings in Bonn, where work on the future climate agreement will continue. Read about GenderCC's activities at SB 42.  more

Applications open for internships in the lead up to COP21

The GenderCC Secretariat in Berlin is looking for an intern in the lead up to COP21.  more

New handbook on gender and urban climate policy

GenderCC, UN Habitat and the German development agency GIZ have released a comprehensive new guidebook on gender-sensitive urban climate policies.  more

April 2015 issue of the GenderCC newsletter

The newsletter marks the beginning of an exciting new phase for GenderCC and an important year for the gender & climate change community.  more

Publication: Working Towards Gender-sensitive National Climate Policy

GenderCC is pleased to announce the recent publication of a collection of case studies on gender and climate change in national policy. more

Toolkits Gender & CC Pacific Islands and Bangladesh

GenderCC proudly presents the results and publications of the project "Integrating gender into adapation and low carbon development". more

Global Learning Platform

The Global Learning Platform is an interactive knowledge platform for the gender, climate change and environment community and practitioners. more


Women in rural Papua New Guinea fighting climate change with creativity

Female cultivators in the village of Siar adapt their agricultural practices to  more

Integrating gender into climate change and disaster risk reduction: a practical guide

“Making it count”, developed by CARE Vietnam and GIZ, provides guidance on how  more

Gender and livelihoods impacts of clean cookstoves in South Asia

The Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves has released a study, conducted in part more

Understanding gendered climate variability and impacts in China

A new report has been launched by INTASAVE Asia-Pacific addressing gendered clim more

Gender equality & human rights on World Environment Day 2015

A group of 27 United Nations independent experts today urged governments worldwi more

Climate change is about....women

A new photo project supported by The Democracy Center seeks to show how women ar more

Gender and climate change survey

IFPRI is aksing for participation in a survey that aims to assess the knowledge, more

Gender Equality and the Earth's Future

A statement emphasising the links between women’s human rights and climate chang more

Who we are

GenderCC – women for climate justice is the global network of women and gender activists, and gender experts from all world regions working for gender and climate justice. Since our collaboration has started at UNFCCC COP9 in Milan in 2004, the response to our efforts is increasing...more


The development and technical implementation of the platform was funded by the German Ministry for Environment, Nature Protection and Nuclear Safety. Financial support from the German Minstry for Economic Cooperation and Development (2010-2011),  the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (2008-2010) and Oxfam Novib (2008-2009) contribute to maintain the site and to facilitate the network.

Support for particular actitivites was/is given by the International Climate Initiative of the German Government, the German Agency for International Cooperation (GIZ, formerly GTZ), Rosa Luxemburg Foundation, Stiftung Umverteilen, Bread for the World and the German Church Service for Development (EED).