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Official Title as Introduced

Recognizing the disparate impact of climate change on women and the efforts of women globally to address climate change.

Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
03/25/2015Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

Date All Actions
03/27/2015Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Power.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
03/25/2015Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Action By: House of Representatives
03/25/2015Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (2)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Lofgren, Zoe [D-CA-19] 09/27/2016
Rep. Ellison, Keith [D-MN-5] 12/12/2016

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Energy and Commerce03/25/2015 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Energy and Power03/27/2015 Referred to

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Introduced in House (03/25/2015)

Recognizes: (1) the disparate impacts of climate change on women and the efforts of women globally to address it, and (2) the need for balanced participation of men and women in climate change adaptation and mitigation efforts.

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, including a commitment to increase education and training opportunities for women to develop local resilience plans to address the effects of climate change; (2) empower women in the planning, design, implementation, and evaluation of climate change strategies; and (3) include women in economic development planning, policies, and practices that directly improve conditions that result from climate change.

Encourages the President to: (1) integrate a gender approach in all U.S. policies and programs that are globally related to climate change, and (2) ensure that those policies and programs support women globally to prepare for and adapt to climate change.