This session will focus on challenges, opportunities, and outcomes of securing women’s participation in forest governance, linking them with issues and experiences in climate change adaptation and mitigation.
Organizers:Bimbika Sijapati Basnett, Esther Mwangi (CIFOR, Indonesia), Peter Cronkleton (CIFOR, Peru) and Terry Sunderland (CIFOR, Indonesia)
"Opportunities and outcomes of women’s participation in forest governance: lessons from CIFOR’s research"
"Challenging perceptions about men, women, and forest product use: a global comparative study"
"Are women more vulnerable to climate change and other interacting stressors In the rural Eastern Cape, South Africa?"