Gender equality and climate change: the review of the implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action in the EU

Gender equality and climate change: the review of the implementation of the Beijing Platform for Action in the EU

On 21 June 2012 the Employment, Social Policy, Health and Consumer Affairs Council of Ministers of the European Union (EPSCO) adopted conclusions on gender equality and climate change and took note on the first indicators prepared by the Danish Presidency on the basis of EIGE’s report. EPSCO conclusions highlight that more women are needed in climate change decision making to respond to climate change efficiently.