Tag: equity

Overlaps between environmental, racial and social justice movements are seeing intersectionality get etched into their missions.

A live Q&A with Sunrise Movement co-founder Varshini Prakash and GLF's Salina Abraham about racial equity and climate justice.

Gender equity and land tenure are key to achieving sustainable landscapes, as is comprehensive and quality data for tracking what's happening.

In this news roundup: new dates for COP 26, world’s largest electric aircraft takes off, and Extinction Rebellion meets Black Lives Matter

Notes to know from rights-focused Global Landscapes Forum summit

GAIN’s executive director looks past feeding the world to nourishing it

Climate change is one of the principal threats to quality – and equality – of life on our planet. Beyond environmental problems, climate change threatens food security, water availability, health, housing and self-determination. In essence, it confronts our basic liberties and pursuit of happiness. But the burden of climate change impacts is not distributed equally. […]

The scale of the global land grab is staggering. While international actors have made excellent progress establishing complaint boards, issuing principles for responsible investment, and securing commitments from multi­national corporations, these protections do not chart a clear course of action that communities can follow to protect their lands and natural resources before an investor arrives seeking land. The problem is […]