The Environment and Gender Index (EGI) monitors gender equality and women's empowerment in the environmental arena.

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We aim to measure progress, improve information, and empower countries to take steps forward for gender equality
and for the environment. 

Lorena Aguilar, IUCN Senior Gender Adviser, explains the origins and importance of the EGI


Click HERE for the webcast of the EGI Launch Press Conference at the global climate change negotiations.

Click HERE for the webcast of the EGI Launch Press Conference at the global climate change negotiations.

Click HERE to hear Tarja Halonen, former President of Finland, talk about the EGI.

Click HERE to hear Tarja Halonen, former President of Finland, talk about the EGI.


 

The Environment and Gender Index (EGI) is a project of International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)

 

 

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Support for the 2013 EGI launch generously provided by Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and Conservation International.