PRESS RELEASES

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November 18, 2021

Civil Society Calls on Equator Principles Association to Take Action on Climate, Biodiversity and Human Rights at AGM

November 6, 2021

Global Grassroots, Indigenous and Frontline Women Leaders Speak Out for Climate Justice at COP26

November 4, 2021

Report Back from the Rights of Nature Tribunal in Glasgow: Foundations for Systemic Change in Climate Solutions

November 4, 2021

Indigenous Women Leaders Urgent Call to Action for the Amazon in Crisis

October 28, 2021

Bold and Necessary Words Delivered by Women’s Group During High Level UN Session in Lead-up to COP26 This Week

October 25, 2021

Delivering Climate Action – for People, Planet & Prosperity
A High-Level Urgent Meeting convened by the President of the seventy-sixth session of the UN General Assembly

October 11, 2021

Water Protectors to deliver 1 million petitions to Stop Line 3 oil pipeline

September 23, 2021

Global Women’s Climate Assembly for Climate Justice Kicks off this Saturday with an Urgent Call to Action Leading up to COP26

September 14, 2021

Press Call: Global Women's Assembly for Climate Justice Calls on Governments and Financial Institutions to Act Now

September 8, 2021

Rights of Nature a focus at the IUCN Congress

September 7, 2021

Global Women’s Climate Assembly for Climate Justice Set to Produce Urgent Call to Action Leading up to COP26

August 18, 2021

Line 3 Indigenous Water Protectors Meet with U.N. Special Rapporteur on Human Rights Defenders over Human Rights Violation Concerns

July 15, 2021

Indigenous Women Uplift Biden Administration’s Decision to Protect the Tongass National Forest

June 24, 2021

Women’s Group Responds to Biden Administration Announcement Siding with Trump's Decision on Line 3 Pipeline in Minnesota

June 17, 2021

Indigenous Women Leaders Resisting Line 3
Invite Secretary Deb Haaland to Minnesota
“Honor the Treaties!”

June 11, 2021

Indigenous Women Respond to the Biden Administration’s Plans to Revoke the Roadless Rule Exemption in the Tongass National Forest in Alaska

May 26, 2021

In the Lead up to June Mobilization, Over 300 Groups Call for President Biden to take Presidential Action to Stop the Line 3 Pipeline Project

April 14, 2021

New Report Details the Gendered and Racial Impacts of the Fossil Fuel Industry in North America and Complicit Financial Institutions

March 9, 2021

Civil Society Organizations Host a Series of Workshops for Financial Institutions to Align with the Paris Climate Agreement

March 2, 2021

Indigenous Women Leaders and Partners to Hold Workshops with BlackRock Representatives

January 14, 2021

Indigenous Women Call Upon Biden to Stop Pipelines and Uphold Indigenous Rights in the Wake of Escalating Climate Chaos and Covid-19 Crises

January 12, 2021

Legislation is Critically Needed to Protect Threatened Roadless Areas in Alaska

December 23, 2020

Women’s Climate Justice Group Joins Lawsuit Targeting Trump Administration’s Elimination of Tongass National Forest Protections

October 28, 2020

Indigenous Women Speak Out Against the U.S. Administration’s Decision to Open Alaska’s Tongass National Forest To Logging and Further Development

October 19, 2020

Indigenous Women Leaders Warn Global Financial Companies to Stop Support for Tar Sands Oil

September 24, 2020

Indigenous Women Respond to U.S. Forest Service Plans to Gut Protections on The Tongass National Forest in Alaska

September 24, 2020

U.S. Forest Service Pushes Ahead to Gut Protections for America’s Climate Forest

September 17, 2020

PRB banks responsible for over US$1.25 trillion in climate-destructive financing since Paris Agreement

September 4, 2020

Trump Administration Launches New Assault on Alaska’s Tongass Old-growth Forest

August 6, 2020

Indigenous Women’s Delegation Advocates to Protect Tongass Forest Homelands in Alaska