Advancing Women’s Leadership in Water Resource Governance

In September 2017, Oxfam and the IUCN held a regional forum in Vientiane, Lao PDR to discuss gender equity and women’s leadership in water governance in the lower Mekong basin. The forum’s participants came up with key opportunities to bridge existing gender gaps in the Mekong region.

“Gender equality is not just about men or women. Gender equality is about both, and built upon mutual understanding.”