Luther Bois Anukur
Regional Director, Eastern and Southern Africa, International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN)
I am pleased to be a part of this network, because gender equality and equity are issues of fundamental human rights and social justice, and are essential for the advancement of humanity.
I support the IGC Panel Parity Pledge.
I support the IGC gender-based violence pledge.
Ensure that each IUCN ESARO country office appoints a Gender Focal Point (women or men) as an active agent of change to help close the gender gap.
Systematize and document annually best practices, lessons learned and/or case studies about women champions of Nature Conservation and tell the stories of women across ESARO Countries who are working to conserve and manage the biodiversity.