PRESS RELEASES

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katherine@wecaninternational.org 
(Communications & Outreach Coordinator)

May 10, 2022

Indigenous Women Call for Protecting Old Growth Forests with the Roadless Area Conservation Act

April 27, 2022

Indigenous Women Leaders & over 200 Groups Urge the Army Corps to Stop the Line 5 Pipeline Expansion

April 21, 2022

Milestone for Women Land Defenders in Latin America & Caribbean: Historic COP1 for the Escazú Agreement

April 19, 2022

Frontline Leaders Call on World's Two Biggest Asset Managers to Adopt Indigenous Rights & Deforestation Policy

April 8, 2022

Indigenous Women Speak out During Mass Mobilization In Brazil

March 21, 2022

Civil Society Organizations Host a Series of Workshops for Financial Institutions to Align with Paris Climate Agreement and Human and Indigenous Rights

February 28, 2022

Women’s Group Responds to the Newest IPCC Report:
Women’s Leadership is Vital for Climate Resiliency, Adaptation, and Biodiversity Protection

January 25, 2022

Conservation, Indigenous Groups and Public Call for Swift Restoration of Tongass Roadless Protections

January 24, 2022

Indigenous Women Highlight the Importance of ‘America’s Climate Forest’ Following a Critical Public Comment Period

January 21, 2022

Indigenous Women Gather to Highlight the Importance of the Roadless Rule in the Tongass Rainforest Following a Critical Public Comment Period

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