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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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--- ???? China Dialogue
--- ?????? China Development Brief
--- Social Resources Institute (SRI)
--- ??? (Green TV)
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--- ?????? China Labour Bulletin
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--- International Alliance of Journalistes
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--- World Forum of Fish Harvesters & Fish Workers (WFF)
--- World Learning
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--- 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:

The US Supreme Court and the Ongoing Erosion of Rights
¤ Lindsay Bigda ¤ 7 July 2022
Only weeks ago, we shared anger, reflections and resources after the United States Supreme Court leak of the anticipated decision on abortion rights. In the wake of the June 24th decision on Roe v. Wade—and subsequent fascist court decisions that are fundamentally eroding human rights—we know (...) read more

Women’s Participation in the UNFCCC: 2022 Report
¤ Lindsay Bigda ¤ 9 June 2022
Throughout the past several years of the international climate change negotiations, alongside the establishment of a new sustainable development agenda, governments across the world have agreed that promoting gender equality and protecting women’s human rights are necessary to meet global (...) read more

The Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction 2022: An Explainer
¤ Lindsay Bigda ¤ 20 May 2022
The first Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction (GPDRR) since the COVID-19 pandemic has transformed the world and highlighted existing inequities kicks off on Monday, May 23, in Bali, Indonesia. WEDO will be joining partners from the Women’s Major Group of the UNDRR’s Stakeholder Engagement (...) read more

Bodily autonomy is central to climate justice
¤ Lindsay Bigda ¤ 16 May 2022
Bodily autonomy is and always will be a central part of climate justice. The relationship between extraction, environmental degradation and the violations of bodily autonomy are deeply connected. Whether it is the epidemic of gender-based violence faced by Indigenous water protectors and women (...) read more

Centering Gender in the Next Global Biodiversity Framework
¤ Lindsay Bigda ¤ 13 April 2022
2021 saw the release of multiple devastating reports on extinctions and extinction risks of large groups of species, as well as a host of extreme weather events and climate disasters. As the global community comes together this Spring to discuss agreements to protect nature and biodiversity, as (...) read more

WEDO At CSW66: Highlights And Resources
¤ Suman Saurav ¤ 5 April 2022
Last week the 66th session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women (CSW66) came to a close, for the first time addressing gender equality in the context of climate change and the environment as its core theme.… The post WEDO At CSW66: Highlights And Resources appeared first on (...) read more

Welcoming Suman Saurav as Digital Communications Associate
¤ Lindsay Bigda ¤ 17 March 2022
WEDO is excited to welcome Suman Saurav as our Digital Communications Associate! Suman is a Dalit queer feminist from India, working at the intersection of caste, gender, sexuality, storytelling, and digital advocacy. As a Digital Communications Associate at the Women’s Environment and (...) read more

Webinar: Guide to Strengthening Gender Integration in Climate Finance Projects
¤ Lindsay Bigda ¤ 8 March 2022
The Climate and Development Knowledge Network (CDKN), SouthSouthNorth (SSN) and WEDO have produced a guide for climate finance project planners in strengthening gender integration. Join the report’s authors, interviewees and experts on 8 March 2022, International Women’s Day, to discuss key (...) read more

Toward a Gender-Transformative Agenda for Climate and Environmental Action
¤ Lindsay Bigda ¤ 7 March 2022
A FRAMEWORK FOR POLICY OUTCOMES AT CSW66 In March 2022, the 66th session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW66) will address the interlinkages between gender equality and climate change, through substantive discussions and a negotiated outcome on the priority theme: Achieving (...) read more

Release: Feminist groups demand governments alter their positions at UN meeting on women’s rights and environment in light of latest IPCC report
¤ Lindsay Bigda ¤ 7 March 2022
Media contacts: Lindsay Bigda, WEDO: (global) Edz dela Cruz, APWLD: (Asia Pacific) Ricardo Baruch, Fòs Feminista: (global) 6 March—Against the backdrop of the latest report from the UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) on (...) read more

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