Today was Gender Day at COP21. There were a multitude of speakers throughout the day discussing how to bridge the gender gap to create climate justice. Here is a brief summary of what we learned today!
Why do we need to integrate gender into climate change mitigation and adaptation?
Women are underrepresented in climate change and women’s capabilities are underestimated. Examples include:
What are some solutions?
Women across the globe are coming up with innovative ways to make their voices heard in order to both mitigate and adapt to climate change. Examples include:
For entertainment purposes: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TCBttS_y7lE