November 19th, 2013 – COP 19 Gender Day (8:15pm- 9:15pm)

Fireside Chat: Climate Finance and Gender Equality: Lessons for Sustainable Development

Join WEDO, WECF, & GGCA for a Fireside Chat to hear first hand experience from women leaders using gender mainstreaming and gender sensitive programming to address environment and energy issues in their countries. We’ll then have a number of respondents representing government and NGO open up the discussion by reviewing the examples highlighted.

Speakers include:

1)    Indira Shakya (ENERGIA) – Nepal Biogas Support Program

2)    Keti Kiria (Green Movement/Friends of the Earth Georgia, WECF) (10 minutes) –Georgia gender-sensitive training programs on solar collector – Microscale CDM Gold Standard Project and the start to develop a NAMA

Venue: Room Torun, National Stadium Warsaw

Join us in Warsaw for this side event or follow the conversation on twitter, along with updates from other events on November 19th using #GenderDay


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