Women belong at the center of the environmental justice movement

“We need to put women at the center because when we invest in women, everyone wins.”

So says the Sierra Club’s A. Tianna Scozzaro in a new piece for Ms. Magazine, highlighting the particular needs and vulnerabilities of women in the face of environmental disasters like global climate disruption.

The piece is one of a series run by Ms. Magazine in honor of the Women Deliver conference, which was held last week in Copenhagen, drawing thousands of advocates from around the globe.

(Scozzaro’s post also gives a shout-out to Women At The Center – thanks to A. Tianna and the whole team at the Sierra Club’s Global Population and Environment Program!)

Read the entire article here.