"On the occasion of 20 RIO I propose that, women of the world, especially Africa, to start the project "Women, 7 billion of action against climate change. All women should make proposals and recommendations for regulate the climate today. I…"
Dear Colleagues,As part of Africa's preparation for Rio +20, I am pleased to invite comments/statements etc for the Africa Regional Preparatory Conference for Rio+20 organised jointly with the African Union Commission and the African Development Bank and in partnership with the Regional Economic Communities, UNEP and UNDESA and the UNDP. Considering the cross-cutting nature of sustainable development, the conference will bring together experts from relevant government institutions, the private…See More
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).