This mission will focus on the status of women's rights in the forestry sector legislation applicable in Gabon and support to Gabonese and Congolese civil society through capacity strenghting and gender inclusion.
Credits : Le Nouveau Gabon
This consultation will be conducted under ClientEarth's Climate and Forests program. The objective of the person recruited for this mission will be to analyze the laws and draw recommendations for reforms and the conduct of community activities.
Activities will focus on two main activities:
The report will attempt to answer the following questions:
Once the report is written, it will be presented to Gabonese civil society groups and will serve as a preamble to facilitate exchanges among Congolese civil society organizations for the development of a gender-sensitive advocacy approach to strengthen women's rights in the forestry sector.
In addition, two training of trainers workshops for the conduct of gender sensitive community activities will be organized in Libreville and Brazzaville. There are also plans to develop training modules for community forest managers to ensure the inclusion of gender issues.
To learn more about this mission and planned activities, click here.