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Nov. 26, 2019

How Empowering Women and Girls Can Help Solve the Climate Crisis


"The only way we will solve the existential threat of climate change is to include everyone in the solutions.

Yet women are far too often excluded from decision making at all levels of environmental policy making.

Climate change is the most extreme human rights challenge of our time, and a human rights-based approach is needed to solve it."
In this piece for Time Magazine, President Carter and Carter Center Senior Advisor for Human Rights Karin Ryan argue for a human rights approach and empowering women in the fight against climate change.
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