June Zeitlin, Executive Director of Women's Environment and Development Organization, submitted this guest entry. As the climate crisis deepens, we can't afford to leave any voices out of the solution. Read on for an exploration of the pivotal role women play in preventing and coping with climate change.
The more we experience the effects of climate change, the clearer it becomes that everyone on the planet has a huge stake in what we decide to do now. That is why it is appalling that women are still being overlooked as key to the solution.