We interviewed Asoka for our Feminism & Sustainability Telesummit. You can listen to that interview here. Here is what she said about Earth Day Feminism: Women are responding to climate change not only as mothers and nurturers, but also as economic producers.
“Women do not want to be mainstreamed into a polluted stream: We want the stream to be clean, clear and healthy.” Bella Abzug, U.S. Senator and co-founder of WEDO (Women’s Environment & Development Organization) Feminism has facilitated women’s complex experiences, actions, and solutions being examined and treated with the respect they deserve – linking women’s emancipation with […]
Discover that Fair Trade means developing through trade vs. aid-based policies. Sign up Here for Day 12 of Lean Into Green’s free online education series. Hear how education improves environmental stewardship. Shopping Fair Trade is actively and positively affecting lives with education and training, helping these artisans to expand, grow, and give back. Morally responsible shopping […]
Did you know that women drive social media! Morra Aarons-Mele is igniting social action with The Mission List and Women Online. Join us on Day 9 of Lean Into Green free Online Education Series. Learn how diverse groups of women are mobilized by social media, and how we are the key to a sustainable future at […]
Join us on Day 8 of Lean Into Green with Diane MacEachern from Big Green Purse. Diane talks about using your spending power to create a cleaner, greener world. You will learn the guiding principles for shopping green for your family, children and pets! Great ways to save money by shifting your budget to living […]
Join us on day 7 of Lean Into Green Online Education. Judy Grahn talks on the subject of Women’s Spirituality: We Must Go Back to Go Forward Sustainably. Judy says, “We make greener choices when we have ways to really identify with Nature.” Grassroots and academic women have been developing Women’s Spirituality for 40 years […]
Join us today on Day 4 of our free Lean Into Green Online Education. You will hear Kim Freeman Brown at Green For All. With a focus on the economy and solutions, People of Color are on the front lines of addressing climate change as entrepreneurs, community leaders, and elected officials. They are crafting and creating plans to harness investments […]