Women Leaders Discuss Ways to Shape a Healthy and Equitable Future
Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt – On Wednesday November 16, international women leaders will discuss strategies, solutions, and alternatives for shaping a healthy and equitable future at a press conference organized by the Women’s Earth and Climate Action Network (WECAN) at the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) 27th session of the Conference of Parties (COP27) in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt.
During the press conference, speakers will address the feminist and women-led visions emerging from global movements, and share the context and impacts of international climate policies within their communities.
Press Conference: Women for Climate Justice Leading Solutions
WHEN: Wednesday, November 16, 14:30 - 15:00 Egypt Time
WHERE: Press Conference Room “Luxor”, Blue Zone, COP27, Egypt
Neema Namadamu, Democratic Republic of Congo Coordinator, Women’s Earth and Climate Action Network (WECAN), Democratic Republic of Congo
Casey Camp Horinek (Ponca Nation), Ponca Nation Environmental Ambassador and WECAN Board Member, USA
Anne Songole, Climate Justice Coordinator, The African Women’s Development and Communications Network (FEMNET), Kenya
Taily Terena (Terena), Indigenous Rights Activist, WECAN Coordinator in Brazil, Brazil
Osprey Orielle Lake, Executive Director of Women’s Earth and Climate Action Network (WECAN)
The Women's Earth and Climate Action Network (WECAN) International
www.wecaninternational.org - @WECAN_INTL
The Women’s Earth and Climate Action Network (WECAN) International is a 501(c)3 and solutions-based organization established to engage women worldwide in policy advocacy, on-the-ground projects, trainings, and movement building for global climate justice.