If we really want to address climate change, we need to make gender equity a reality, says writer and environmentalist Katharine Wilkinson. As part of Project Drawdown, Wilkinson has helped scour humanity’s wisdom for solutions to draw down heat-trapping, climate-changing emissions: obvious things like renewable energy and sustainable diets and not so obvious ones, like the education and empowerment of women. In this informative, bold talk, she shares three key ways that equity for women and girls can help stop global warming. “Drawing down emissions depends on rising up,” Wilkinson says.
How empowering women and girls can help stop global warming
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Regarding our current Climate Emergency, just like billions of others... we are working in various ways to see that a safe and stable planet is in place for our children. Nothing more, nothing less. (We strongly believe the Green New Deal is also roughly a proposal that not only the government gives life to in the form of action on their part, but we-the-people give life to as well. It is all hands-on-deck to save a damaged planet, that is now a required necessity. It is crucial now.)