Summary: H.Con.Res.98 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.Con.Res.98. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (04/02/2009)

Recognizes the disparate impacts of climate change on women and the efforts of women globally to address it.

Encourages the use of gender-sensitive frameworks in developing climate change policies.

Affirms Congress's commitment to: (1) support women who are particularly vulnerable to prepare for and adapt to climate change impacts; and (2) empower women in the planning and implementation of climate change strategies.

Encourages the President to: (1) consider the impacts on women while developing climate change policies and programs; and (2) ensure that those policies and programs support women globally to prepare for and adapt to climate change.