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The Women's Earth & Climate Action Network is a solutions-based, multi-faceted effort established to engage women worldwide to take action as powerful stakeholders in climate change and sustainability solutions. For Our Earth and Future Generations A project of Women's Earth and Climate Caucus and its partner eraGlobal Alliance

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Neema Namadamu

Organization: Congo Rising for Women and Climate Justice
City/Country: Congo

Neema Namadamu from Congo had the WECAN Declaration translated into Swahili and presented it to the local Indigenous Pygmy women of the Congo rainforest for their signature and participation as stewards of this global treasure. All 117 women and men present signed the Declaration to show their solidarity in protection of the forests and for the global effort to address climate change and environmental issues.

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