Women Leading Solutions on the Frontlines of Climate Change - Paris

An extraordinary gathering with worldwide women leaders joined in solidarity to speak out against environmental and social injustice, draw attention to root causes of the climate crisis, and present the diverse array of visions and strategies with which they are working to shape a healthy and equitable world.

Un événement exceptionnel qui rassemblera des femmes occupant des postes clés et venues du monde entier pour dénoncer ensemble l'injustice sociale et environnementale, et attirer l'attention sur les causes profondes de la crise  climatique.

Learn more and register at: wecaninternational.org/pages/wecan-cop21

Speakers to date include:

  • Vandana Shiva - World renowned activist, Founder of Navdanya Institute, India

  • Mary Robinson - President, Mary Robinson Foundation-Climate Justice & former President of Ireland

  • Patricia Gualinga - Indigenous Kichwa leader from Sarayaku, Ecuador

  • Josefina Skerk - Vice President of the Saami Parliament, Sweden

  • Gloria Ushigua - President of the Association of Sapara Women, Ecuador

  • Neema Namadamu - Director of SAFECO & WECAN DR Congo Coordinator, Democratic Republic of Congo

  • Casey Camp Horinek - Ponca Nation elder & representative of the Indigenous Environmental Network, USA

  • Aleta Baun - Conservationist & anti-mining activist of West Timor, Indonesia

  • Kandi Mossett - Mandan, Hidatsa, Arikara Climate & Energy Campaign Organizer with the Indigenous Environmental Network, USA

  • Jacqueline Patterson - Director, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Environmental & Climate Justice Program, USA

  • Geneviève Azam - Scientific Council Member, Attac France

  • Eriel Deranger - Communications Manager of the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation, Canada

  • Angelina Galiteva – Founder, Renewables 100 Policy Institute, USA

  • Natalie Isaacs – CEO and co-Founder, 1 Million Women, Australia

  • Mary Louise Malig - Campaigns Coordinator & Research Associate with the Global Forest Coalition, Philippines

  • Katherine Lucey - Chief Executive Officer & Founder, Solar Sister, USA

  • Thilmeeza Hussain - Founder of Voice of Women, Maldives

  • Naomi Ages - Climate Liability Project Lead, Greenpeace USA

  • UNFCCC Women & Gender Constituency Representative

  • Sally Ranney – co-Founder, Women’s Earth & Climate Action Network, USA

  • Osprey Orielle 

Learn more and register at: wecaninternational.org/pages/wecan-cop21

WHEN
December 07, 2015 at 1pm - 6pm
WHERE
Paris Marriott Opera Ambassador Hotel
18 Boulevard Haussmann
Paris 75009
France
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Emily Arasim ·
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