"You raise important points in this post that are essential to understanding the framework of sustainability. We are hosting a blogger call to discuss the intersection of women's health and the environment at the upcoming…"
"I agree with Gihan. A sustainable future is only possible if women are included and empowered in the process. We're hosting a blogger call on Tuesday, June 12th to discuss the intersection of women's health and the…"
"Great post! It's good to see that the U.N. is hosting some side events relevant to women's role in sustainability. The connection between the environment and women's health will be critical to put front and center at Rio+20.…"
Jun 7, 2012
Ava Hall is now a member of Women Creating a Sustainable Future
The Women's Major Group (WMG) was created as one of nine Major Groups after the 1992 UN Conference on Environment and Development held in Rio de Janeiro. This list serve is for members of the Women Major Group following the Post Rio+20 process (Financing SD, SDGs-post2015) as well as for members of the Women Major Group following Environment processes (UNEP). The Operating Partners (OPs) of the Post Rio+20 process that coordinate the group rotate periodically. The current WMG OPs are Women in Europe for a Common Future (WECF) and Development Alternatives with Women for a New Era (DAWN) supported by a core group including the Women's Environment and Development Organization(WEDO) and Global Forest Coalition (GFC).