Photo by Emily Arasim/Women's Earth & Climate Action Network

WECAN Amplifies Women’s Voices in the Fight for Climate Justice

in Climate justice, Culture

New initiative highlights on-the-ground climate solutions that uplift women’s leadership Despite countless global studies that attest to women’s unique vulnerabilities and life-saving ingenuity in the face of climate change impacts, CNN and Media Matters have reported that only 15 percent of those interviewed in the media coverage of climate change have been women. To address… Read more »

Climate activists march for justice post-Sandy

5 Years Post-Sandy, Activists Call For Climate Justice

in Climate justice

An outpouring of activists and environmental advocates marched across the Brooklyn Bridge on Saturday to mark the fifth anniversary of Hurricane Sandy — and call on government to take climate change seriously. Thousands crowded into Cadman Park Plaza in downtown Brooklyn ahead of the march, many carrying signs that read “Climate Justice Now,” “Soil Not… Read more »