Former President Jimmy Carter: How Empowering Women and Girls Can Help Solve the Climate Crisis

Nov 26, 2019 - Time Magazine

The only way we will solve the existential threat of climate change is to include everyone in the solutions. Yet women are far too often excluded from decision making at all levels of environmental policy making. Climate change is the most extreme human rights challenge of our time, and a human rights-based approach is needed to solve it.

The most recent reports from climate scientists give us only a decade to reduce carbon emissions by forty-five percent to avoid the irreversible environ...