Tag: Climate Change

Women Leaders Take Stage at Global Climate Ambition Summit

By Madeline Hislop At a global climate ambition summit over the weekend, women leaders from around the world made their mark, highlighting the urgency of effective climate action. Barbados Prime Minister Mia Mottley told the virtual Climate Ambition Summit 2020, that other countries’ climate ambition will determine the fate of Barbados and other island nations that are vulnerable to global…

Greta Thunberg: One Of The World’s Most Powerful Women

By Maggie McGrath Greta Thunberg is not your typical listee on the Forbes Most Powerful Women rankings. She is not an elected official, like German chancellor Angela Merkel. She is not a CEO or founder of a company, like Susan and Anne Wojcicki (of YouTube and 23andMe, respectively). Nor is she a perennial entry on one of Forbes’ wealth lists, like Forbes 400…

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UN Organization Addressing Climate Change Gives Thanks for Tweets!

On this day of giving thanks, the Global Connections for Women foundation (GC4W) celebrates its appreciation for a global cause that looks to address climate change and its associated economic and social challenges. Momentum for Change, a United Nations-affiliated organization, highlights the numerous grassroots initiatives called “Lighthouse Activities” that promote low-carbon solutions. Among Momentum for Change’s focus areas is “Women…