Gender and Chemicals: Questions, Issues and Possible Entry Points

December 2017

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Table of Contents:

Introduction: Gender and Chemicals in International Policy

Questions: Why Gender and Chemicals?

Dimensions of gender analysis

Issues and possible entry points:  What is relevant in the context of gender and chemicals?

Recommendations: What could be next for gender and chemicals?

Processes and possible entry points:  where to address gender and chemicals?

SAICM Beyond2020
Inter-Organisation Programme for the Sound Management of Chemicals (IOMC)
Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm (BRS) Conventions
World Health Organization (WHO)
UN Commission on the Status of Women
United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) International Labor Organization (ILO)
Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)
Sustainable Development Goals & the United Nations High-level Political Forum (HLPF)

Glossary of Terms