Workshop on gender-responsive climate policy with a focus on mitigation action and technology development and transfer

This in-session workshop is organized by the UNFCCC Secretariat at the request of the Conference of Parties (COP), at its twentieth session as per Decision 18/CP.20, and will center on gender-responsive climate policy with a focus on mitigation action and technology development and transfer.  The decision also invited views on the in-session workshop by interested Parties and observers with the analysis of these submissions informing the workshop.


Monday, 8 June                10:00—13:00, provisional agenda and on-demand video

Session I: Setting the scene – Terms and concepts in the context of gender responsive policy

Session II: The importance and benefits of mainstreaming gender in mitigation action and technology development and transfer


Tuesday, 9 June                10:00—13:00, provisional agenda and on-demand video

Session III: Gender in UNFCCC processes and mechanisms in relation to mitigation action and technology development and transfer – challenges and opportunities

Session IV: Enhancing gender-responsiveness in mitigation action and technology development and transfer- challenges and opportunities