January 1, 2023GEM Digest of the Month - Published monthly since December 2009 Contents
29 December 2022
The Executive Director will be the senior manager of SCWIST, and will be responsible for providing leadership, direction, support and guidance in developing strategies, goals, and policies consistent with the mission and vision of the organization. [...] • TARGET 23 Ensure gender equality in the implementation of the framework through a gender-responsive approach where all women and girls have equal opportunity and capacity to contribute to the three objectives of the Convention, including by recognizing their equal rights and access to land and natural resources and their full, equitable, meaningful and informed participation and leadership at al. [...] The GPA will deliver 3 main outcomes: • Expected outcome 1: All people in particular all women and girls, have equal opportunity and capacity to contribute to the three objectives of the Convention • Expected outcome 2: Biodiversity policy, planning and programming decisions address equally the perspectives, interests, needs and human rights of all people, in particular of all women and girls • Ex. [...] The Origin of the term “Scientist” Months after the publication of Mary Somerville’s treatise, On the Connexion of the Physical Sciences, in 1834, the English polymath William Whewell, master of Trinity College, and previously pivotal in making Somerville’s writing a requirement of the university’s higher mathematics curriculum, wrote a review of her. [...] This documentary, ten years in the making, weaves together the most urgent themes of our times: climate change, gender and racial inequality, the gaps between the rich and the poor, and the ideas that groups around the world have generated in order to save the planet.