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Summit Completes: Declaration and Action Agenda Takes on Climate Change and Promotes Sustainability Solutions

October 05, 2013

33 Million Strong, Women Form Unprecedented Alliance

Declaration and Action Agenda Takes on Climate Change and Promotes Sustainability Solutions

Bios and quotes from participating delegates:  http://www.iweci.org/summit-delegates

Photos available:  http://www.flickr.com/photos/101097407@N04/

Video of Summit Proceedings:  http://www.youtube.com/user/IWECI?feature=watch

B-Roll Available Upon Request

New York— Unlikely partnerships, meaningful policy, reaching beyond the choir, gender equality and a commitment to bold action were all on the agenda as 100+ women from around the world gathered in New York for three days of dialogue and deliberation at the International Women’s Earth and Climate Summit.  Emerging from the gathering, a burgeoning collaborative of organizations with a combined reach of 33 million women and men is now poised to become a major force in the climate and sustainability movements.