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Women’s Environment & Development Organization (WE DO)

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WEDO is an international organization registered and headquartered in New York. Our goal has been to transition into a multi-locational organization with a continued presence in New York and a stronger presence in the South. As of 2011, WEDO is officially on multiple continents with staff on Togo, West Africa and Costa Rica, Central America!

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--- International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED)
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--- Institut du Développement Durable et des Rélations Internationales (IDDRI)
--- Institute for Transnational Arbitration
--- Transnational Institute for Grassroots Research and Action (TIGRA)
--- Dialogues, Proposals, Stories, for a World Citizenship (DPH)
--- NPI Initiative
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--- 中外对话 China Dialogue
--- 中国发展简报 China Development Brief
--- Social Resources Institute (SRI)
--- 谷润网 (Green TV)
--- Asia Sentinel
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--- The Democratic Society
--- Sustainable Earth Alliance
--- International Alliance of Journalistes
--- REDD+ Social & Environmental Standards
--- World Forum of Fish Harvesters & Fish Workers (WFF)
--- World Learning
--- The Hunger Project
--- World Association of Non-Governmental Organizations (WANGO)
--- Environment Liaison Center International
--- Small Planet Institute
--- Women’s Environment & Development Organization (WE DO)
--- Independent Media Center (Indymedia)
--- United Cities and Local Governments
--- United Cities and Local Governments Asia-Pacific
--- Plateforme des acteurs non étatiques
--- International Development Research Centre (IDRC)
--- International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)
--- International Rice Research Institute (IRRI)
--- Global Development Learning Network (GDLN)
--- Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU)
--- Beyond2015
--- Alliance Internationale des Éditeurs Indépendants
--- Third World Forum
--- Confederación de Trabajadores de la Educación de la República Argentina (CTERA)
--- Environment and Development Action in the Third World (ENDA-TM)
--- World Forum for Alternatives
--- Center for Chinese Agricultural Policy
--- Southern Africa Social Forum (SASF)
--- Ushahidi
--- East Asia Forum
--- CMS
--- The Green Belt Movement
--- Local Economic Development Network of Africa (LEDNA)
--- Resource Conflict Institute (Reconcile)
--- The Centre for Internet & Society
--- Research and Information System
--- Toda Institute
--- Global Alliance For Banking on Values
--- Global Issues
--- Globalization Monitor
--- Just Foreign Policy
--- Public Services International
--- Blue Planet Project
--- Good Electronics
--- Fair Labor Association
--- Global Governance Watch
--- Centre for Asia Pacific Social Transformation Studies (CAPTRANS)
--- Global Footprint Network
--- The Widening Circle
--- The New Economics Foundation
--- Policy Innovations
--- Institute of Public and Environmental Affairs
--- Project Syndicate
--- New Perspectives Quarterly
--- Initiative internationale pour repenser l’économie (IRE)
--- CBD Alliance
--- Program on Democracy and Global Transformation
--- Global Voices
--- International Labour Organization
--- IPCC - Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
--- World Health Organisation (WHO)
--- UNESCO. United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
--- Global Education Magazine
--- Campaign for People’s Goals for Sustainable Development

Latest publications on this Web site:

Enhancing Women’s Organizations’ Role In, and Access To, Climate Finance
¤ WEDO ¤ 6 June 2019
Enhancing Women’s Organizations’ Role In, and Access To, Climate Finance This factsheet was commissioned by Prospera, an international network of women’s funds, and researched and produced by the Women’s Environment and Development Organization (WEDO). The accompanying report “Women’s (...) read more

Learning & Leading: Pacific Women Climate Negotiators Train for the Future
¤ WEDO ¤ 31 May 2019
From the first Pacific Women Climate Change Negotiators workshop in 2017, attendees have appreciated the opportunity to come together with their colleagues from neighboring countries facing similar challenges and further their knowledge of how the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate (...) read more

Women Build Capacity to Bring a Strong Pacific Voice to Climate Negotiations
¤ WEDO ¤ 1 May 2019
Nadi, Fiji (1 May 2019) – Thirteen women from across the Pacific are in Nadi this week to participate in a climate change negotiators workshop in preparation for their active and effective participation at the UNFCCC negotiations to be held in Bonn (Germany) this June and at the 25th Conference (...) read more

Amplifying Fierce Feminism & Environmental Justice at CREA’s ReConference in Kathmandu, Nepal
¤ WEDO ¤ 16 April 2019
WEDO had the pleasure of attending CREA’s third annual ReConference on April 10-12 in Kathmandu, Nepal. The conference drew more than 500 feminists from 50 countries around the world to convene and address today’s most challenging socio-political issues and their intersections with feminism, art (...) read more

Informal Breakfast on SDG13
¤ WEDO ¤ 12 April 2019
On Tuesday March 26th WEDO, the Bahá’í International Community, Women’s Environment and Development Organization (WEDO), Climate Action Network and the World Resources Institute in collaboration with UN DESA Division for Sustainable Development Goals hosted an Informal Breakfast Dialogue on SDG 13, (...) read more

Capacity Building at the Intersection of Women’s Leadership and Gender Equality
¤ WEDO ¤ 12 April 2019
From 4-6 March, in partnership with the European Capacity Building Initiative (ecbi), WEDO gathered a small group of experts in gender and climate change policy-making, to review progress and initiatives to advance women’s leadership and gender equality and explore ways to deepen collaboration (...) read more

March Volunteer Opportunities at WEDO
¤ WEDO ¤ 6 March 2019
This month, we are happy to offer a variety of engaging volunteer opportunities for those wanting to further their action and advocacy with WEDO. #WEDOFierce Campaign This March for Women’s History Month, WEDO will be launching our #WEDOFierce campaign – we will be featuring fierce feminists in (...) read more

Gender Advocacy & Climate Finance at CSW63
¤ WEDO ¤ 5 March 2019
This year’s UN Women’s Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) Sixty-Third Session, held from March 11-22nd in New York, will focus on social protection systems, access to public services and sustainable infrastructure for gender equality and the empowerment of women and girls.… The post Gender (...) read more

WEDO Statement on Rep. Ocasio-Cortez and Sen. Markey’s Green New Deal Resolution
¤ WEDO ¤ 7 February 2019
New York, NY — Statement from WEDO, on the resolution by Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Senator Ed Markey on plans for a Green New Deal: This resolution marks an important moment in advancing the tireless work of indigenous peoples, local communities, researchers and grassroots advocates (...) read more

Gender in the COP24 Outcomes
¤ WEDO ¤ 21 December 2018
While language on human rights was excluded from the outcomes at COP24, there were some important gender considerations included. Significantly, as the Paris Agreement only referred to gender in relation to adaptation and capacity building, the implementation guidelines have called for (...) read more

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