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

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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

November 2013 issue of the GenderCC newsletter

The new issue of GenderCC's newsletter is available, featuring a particular focus on the events of COP19 in Warsaw.  more

GenderCC @ COP19 - Warsaw 2013

Keep informed about GenderCC's activities at COP19 in Warsaw. Also stay tuned for social media updates via Facebook and Twitter! more

Global Learning Platform

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

GenderCC @ UNFCCC SB 38 in Bonn

GenderCC was closely following the negotiations, contributing to the implementation of the COP18 gender decision, organising side events. more

Making Climate Finance Work for Women in South Africa

Women living in poverty across South Africa need support to adapt to climate change and to take an active part in the transition to a low carbon economy.  more

Gendered carbon footprints - gendered mitigation policy

An article by GenderCC founder and steering committee member Ulrike Röhr (LIFE) has been published in the current edition of Outreach. more


Call for Papers: Fourth Conference on Climate Change and Development in Africa

The African Climate Policy Centre (ACPC) will organize the Fourth Annual Confere more

Workshop on climate change financing underway in Accra, Ghana

A workshop to develop relevant social accountability and gender-responsive tools more

Making gender equality a global and local reality

A great deal of progress has been made in bringing gender equality issues to the more

There's need for more women in environmental research

During the inaugural United Nations Environment Assembly in Nairobi, Kenya, last more

Men and women are adapting to climate change at different speeds

According to preliminary findings presented by researchers at the workshop ‘What more

Climate change affecting gender equality in the Arctic

Climate change and growing industries have changed people’s lives in the Nordic  more

The struggle of women: everyone's struggles

The World Rainforest Movement (WRM) has released a bulletin focusing on women an more

Call for papers „Exploring climate change through gender equity and equality“

London, 26-29 August 2014. Sponsored by the Planning and Environment Research Gr 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).