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Preparations for CSD-9


Statements at the Intersessional meeting for CSD-9:

Statement by the CSD NGO Womenís Caucus, CSD Intersessional / Transport, 07 March 2001

Information for Decision-Making and Participation. Womenís Caucus Contributions  to the CSD Intersessional Working Group, 12 March 2001

Gender Perspectives for Earth Summit 2002. Side event at CSD Intersessional, 16 March 2001. Presentation by Minu Hemmati, UNED Forum & CSD NGO Womenís Caucus


Women's Caucus Position Papers for CSD-9

The Role of Women in Approaches to Information for Decision Making and Participation in Sustainable Development
By Pamela Ransom Ph.D., Director of Health and Environment, Womenís Environment and Development Organization (WEDO)
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Gender perspectives on Energy for CSD-9
Draft position paper including recommendations proposed by the ENERGIA Support Group and the CSD NGO Women's Caucus
prepared by Elizabeth Cecelski, Director for Research and Advocacy of ENERGIA, the International Network on Gender and Energy, with contributions from Joy Clancy, and with review/inputs from members of the ENERGIA Support Group and the CSD NGO Women's Caucus.
[ Download in PDF ]

As an additional resource, also check the background papers on energy, transport, and information for decision-making, prepared for the workshop "Gender Perspectives for Earth Summit 2002" (Berlin, Jan 2001) and the co-chair's summary of discussions and recommendations. (These are not Caucus position papers.) 


Information & Background Material for CSD-9

CSD & 2002 Info: Background Information about the CSD, CSD-9, Earth Summit 2002, etc. (27 pages, pdf format) 

Upcoming Issues for CSD-9 and the Dialogue Segment

Schedule of Meetings

UN CSD Guidelines for Major Groups: themes, schedules, participation, side events, etc

CSD Stakeholder Dialogues: A brief history

International Agreements on

Energy  (download in pdf)

Transport (download in pdf)

Information for Decision-Making and Participation (download in pdf)

Useful web-sites on Climate Change & Global Warming

Preparations for Earth Summit 2002