We stand with Women for Climate Justice at the PCM!
On Saturday, April 29th thousands of individuals will mobilize in Washington, D.C. and across the United States and the world for the 2017 People's Climate March (PCM) for Climate, Jobs & Justice. The Women's Global Call for Climate Justice (WGCCJ) Campaign strongly supports the Women for Climate Justice (WCJ) Contingent at the PCM. Today, we ask YOU to join us in amplifying the WCJ demands this weekend and beyond by signing our petition here: https://action.manifesta.net/p/womenclimatejusticePCM The Women's Global Call for Climate Justice and the WCJ Contingent call for: An end to climate denialism, extractive economies & fossil fuel industry Women's rights, indigenous peoples rights, rural community rights, immigrant rights, LGBTQI rights to be at the core of all climate policies and action A just and equitable transition that includes access to safe, just and renewable energy and decent work opportunities for women while redistributing care work We will march as a diverse, intersectional coalition of women's groups, climate justice organizations, and allies with a strong voice and demands that will echo beyond the march. The signatories of this petition will be added to the WGCCJ Statement of Solidarity and shared via social media to amplify our demands and highlight our commitment to climate justice. Continue reading
March with #Women4ClimateJustice at the People's Climate March
To join the Women for Climate Justice Contingent at the 2017 People's Climate March on April 29th in Washington, D.C. check out the information below: Sign up to march with Women for Climate Justice: https://women4climatejustice.peoplesclimate.org/ For the latest updates including meeting place / time, sign-making details, etc. join the Women for Climate Justice Facebook Event Page: http://bit.ly/2ksFJET Download the Women for Climate Justice TOOLKIT for inspirational images, facts & figures, and more: WCJ_PCMToolkit 2017 #Women4ClimateJustice | #SystemsChangeNotClimateChange | #JustTransition Continue reading
Over 100 Feminists Sign Onto Solidarity Statement!
Yesterday, for International Women's Day, women and allies across the world joined the Global Strike to demand gender equality and women's human rights. The Women's Global Call for Climate Justice released a Statement of Solidarity calling for not only women's human rights but also climate justice, global equality, and development justice. Over 100 feminists supported the statement and we will continue to share our messages, mobilize, and resist! Continue reading
Solidarity Statement for the Women's Global Strike!
Important: Read the Women's Global Call for Climate Justice campaign's solidarity statement for the Women's Global Strike happening around the world this Wednesday, March 8th! Continue reading
Global Strike - A Day Without A Woman
A Day Without A Woman - On March 8th, International Women's Day, women and our allies will act together for equity, justice, and the human rights of women, through a one-day demonstration of solidarity. Continue reading
Climate Justice at the 2017 People's Climate March!
On April 29, 2017 - a diverse coalition of women's groups, climate justice organization and allies, will unite to march as a Women for Climate Justice Contingent at the Peoples Climate March for Jobs, Justice and the Climate in Washington D.C., and in support of local marches across the country and world. Continue reading
Rise Up! Women for Climate Justice at the 2017 #WomensMarch
On Saturday, January 21st, 2017 the day after the U.S. presidential inauguration, thousands of women will gather in Washington D.C. to stand up for our rights, our safety, our health, our families and our communities. A coalition of diverse organizations and individuals will unite and march as a 'Women for Climate Justice' contingent during the Women's March on Washington to stand for the health of our Earth and our global communities. As a partner of the Women's Global Call for Climate Justice, we invite you and all allies to join us! We will be sending a clear message to the new U.S. Administration that, as women, many of whom stand on the frontlines of climate change across the U.S. and across the world, we are gravely concerned about the impacts of climate change, and the implications of a U.S. Administration that promotes climate skepticism, advancement of fossil fuels, an extractive economy, racism, bigotry and sexist oppression. Continue reading
Women Act for Climate Justice: 10 Days of Global Mobilization
The Women's Global Call for Climate Justice campaign is co-sponsoring and joining forces with Women Act for Climate Justice: 10 Days of Global Mobilization! Continue reading
#ReclaimPower October Days of Action
Reclaiming power in energy systems and beyond, is one of the Women's Global Call for Climate Justice focus areas for 2016 and as you may recall, it was the theme of our Earth Day Rally. We're excited to share with you how you can get involved and participate in #ReclaimPower 2016 especially during October as this month will specifically be dedicated to #ReclaimPower Days of Action. See below for more details: Every October for the last 3 years, hundreds of organizations and movements working on energy issues across the globe carried out activities and actions in more than 60 countries under the banner of Reclaim Power! Continue reading
Campaign Re-grant Partners: Days of Solidarity & Educational Workshops
All India Women's Conference (AIWC) and the Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development (APWLD) have been busy this summer continuing their work for #womenclimatejustice as campaign re-grant partners - from implementing 20 educational programs to organizing a Day of Solidarity! Continue reading