THREE EXPERTS DISCUSS CLIMATE CHANGE & GENDER QUESTIONS
Is Climate Change a gender issue? What are the impacts of environmental conditions on infectious diseases? How can empowering women save the planet from climate collapse?
You’ll be surprised at the answers…
On April 21st, the eve of the 50th Anniversary celebration of Earth Day, the Democrats Abroad Global Women's Caucus will present a virtual panel discussion on "Women and the Environment".
A UN report tells us "Women’s unequal participation in decision-making processes and labor markets compound inequalities and often prevent women from fully contributing to climate-related planning, policy-making and implementation.”
About our speakers
The panel participants examining this issue include:
Alyssa Fischer - a climate and sustainability expert,
Dr. Cara Maesano - a scientist and researcher in environmental epidemiology, and
Dana Powers - an environmental journalist specializing in renewable energy.
WHAT: Earth Day Anniversary Panel Discussion on Women and the Environment
LOCATION: Participants will join the discussion via ZOOM (link sent to all who RSVP)
(This is an online stream of a live event; you need an internet connection to attend.)
WHEN: April 21, 2020 @ 13:00 if you're sitting in EST (New York), or (other example time zones):
@ 02:00 if you're in JST (Tokyo)
@ 10:00 if you're in PST (Vancouver)
@ 11:00 if you're in CST (Costa Rica)
@ 18:00 if you're in GMT (London)
@ 19:00 if you're in CEST (Paris)
If you have questions for our panelists, please send them to us at Global Women's Caucus
We look forward to seeing you on the call!