H.Con.Res.98 - Recognizing the disparate impact of climate change on women and the efforts of women globally to address climate change.111th Congress (2009-2010)
Summary: H.Con.Res.98 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)
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.