Women, Deeds, and Dirt: Confront the Climate Crisis, Uproot Gender Inequality (Recorded)


This event on March 22, 2022 examined the intersection of women’s land rights, sustainable land use, and the climate crisis by: highlighting the connection between gender-sensitive land rights reforms and climate change mitigation and adaptation, and discussing sustainable land use strategies related to women’s skills and knowledge, such as in water and agriculture.

Listen to the podcast to hear from Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry, USAID Chief Climate Officer Gillian Caldwell and others on their efforts related to this nexus. This side event to the 66th session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) was convened by U.S. Department of State, USAID, and Landesa, a U.S. Department of State and USAID foreign assistance implementer.

The podcast is available on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, and Anchor.