Youth ChangeMakers: An idea can change the world… [CNS]

2022-09-22T17:39:50+08:0020 Sep 2022|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Over 70 young people from Bangladesh, Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Nepal, Pakistan and Philippines, who are working for social change in their communities to improve gender justice and gender equality, are participating in this Youth Festival. Their main focus is on sexual and reproductive health and rights. Also at the festival are youth leaders working on the impact of climate change on sexual and reproductive health and rights.

We are Here for Queers

2022-06-29T16:16:27+08:0029 Jun 2022|Tags: , , , , |

The Institute for Climate and Sustainable Cities stands firmly with the LGBTQIA community. Solving the climate crisis means standing in solidarity with the most vulnerable and marginalized. Gender and climate lenses can and must be better utilized–together–in government planning to ensure that development outcomes are truly inclusive and resilient. Solidarity is not a passive [...]

Mainstreaming gender and climate strategies and the Mandanas-Garcia Ruling

2021-11-17T14:16:54+08:0017 Nov 2021|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

By Danica Marie Supnet The COVID-19 pandemic and climate change continue to challenge the capacities of developing countries such as ours. The Philippines is among the most vulnerable to long-term climate risks and our healthcare system has been heavily strained by the pandemic. This shows us that “global shocks” do not wait in line. They may [...]