Gender and Climate Change Technology

The development and transfer of environmentally sound technologies represent an opportunity to increase efforts on gender mainstreaming with regard to technology access and information and training on the use of appropriate technologies.

UNFCCC Knowledge Resources

CTCN Gender

CTCN Technology Library

CTCN Trainings

CTCN Secondment Programme

TNA Reports


Additional Resources



Technology transfer and exchange
Article 4.5 of the Convention urges developed countries to undertake practical steps to promote, facilitate and finance the transfer of, or access to, environmentally sound technologies and know-how to developing countries in order to enable them to adopt to and mitigate climate change.

gender cc women for climate justice

GGCA WEBINAR SERIES: Gender, Climate Change and the Role of Technology
Issues that affect gender and climate change, including a special focus on the lead up to, during, and beyond the UNFCCC COP21 in Paris

Global Gender and Climate Alliance (GGCA)

Gender Mainstreaming in Mitigation and Technology Development and Transfer Interventions
This capacity-building package has been designed for policymakers to guide them on how to promote gender equality across all levels of policy and programming in climate change, and to provide them with the necessary tools to do so

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)