Integrating gender into conservation projects is a key component of success. To help ensure this happens, CI recently piloted field-based gender workshops in Fiji, Samoa and Ecuador.
For Hank Cauley, senior vice president for CI’s Center for Environmental Leadership in Business, the path to conservation began with a groundbreaking cookstove.
How working with octopus fishers in Madagascar led Kame Westerman to make a surprising discovery about women and conservation.
Mangroves do more than protect coasts — they’re also lifelines for nearby communities.
More women than ever are growing the world’s food — yet men continue to make most land-use decisions.
Indigenous woman and “climate warrior” Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim has brought the struggles of her community onto the global stage.
Palawan communities are linked to the land by tradition, spirituality and survival — and women like Nolsita Siyang are rising up to defend it.
Business training is helping the women of Tonle Sap Lake become confident entrepreneurs — and reduce their dependence on a stressed fishery.
At an age when many people are slowing down, Gertruida Cloete continues to face daily hardships while protecting her fragile, wild home.
In rural communities around the world, women experience and respond to climate change in different ways than men — a fact often overlooked in climate policy.