WHAT WE DO
Providing financial support for travel to international conferences and events as part of a strategic approach to leadership development. Climate Wise Women has supported more than 50 international trips.
Featured Speaking Engagements
Ensuring opportunities for women to be heard by policy makers, influencers and the public at international conferences and events. Climate Wise Women have participated in over 100 speaking engagements.
Coordinating community engagement for international donors and media with Climate Wise Women communities in Papua New Guinea and Uganda.
Funding Access Development
Connecting grassroots women’s groups with international funding opportunities and assisting with grant writing, budgeting, and reporting.
TRAINING AND NETWORK EMPOWERMENT
Community Bookkeeping Training
Uganda’s Osukuru United Women’s Network has trained over 400 community members in the Tororo District in basic bookkeeping skills, enabling rural women to track the revenues from their harvests and providing a framework for new entrepreneurial initiatives.
Women's Climate Centers
The Women’s Climate Centers is a network of groups across Uganda and Kenya that provides localized peer-to-peer training in climate resistant agriculture, water and hygiene management, sustainable energy and conservation as part of an agile knowledge-sharing and capacity-building curriculum. The project, a collaboration of six women-led organizations in East Africa, Canada and the US, is currently in development for a late 2018 launch
We're on a mission
Climate Wise Women’s mission is to Increase recognition for women’s leadership and climate wisdom and to insure access to the critical resources necessary for their leadership – and their communities – to thrive.