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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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Protection of the earth, people and animals most affected by current practises

Protection of the earth, people and animals most affected by current practises

As part of WorldPulse.com my focus is on the conditions that women are living under globally, and the solutions that we have to offer as women, that ...

transition from fossil capitalism to solar commoning

I am a petroleum economist who has worked on stopping oil to Apartheid South Africa and am now committed to action to keep fossil fuels in the ground ...

Kids Climate Action Network

Kids Climate Action Network

Kids Climate Action Network was founded in 2013 by 10 year old Anna Rose Mohr-Almeida, after she went to her mother with serious concerns about the ...

Sustainability Awareness

Sustainability Awareness

Nearly seven  years ago I founded earthsayers.tv, voices of sustainability, a specialized search engine highlighting those individuals speaking ...

Global Population and Environment

  I am a volunteer with the Sierra Club Global Population and Environment Committee.  We are a National Committee and deal with ...

Connecting Wild Places

Connecting Wild Places

Connecting Wild Places is a campaign to permanently protect and connect habitat areas and wildlife corridors in Pacific Northwest California to ...

Rural Women

Rural Women

The forestation of the 4.65 ha area is to begin in 2014-2015.                         ...

Re-mything culture - Women and Myth

Re-mything culture - Women and Myth

In March I'll be attending the Association of Women and Mythlogy Conference in Austin, Texas (www.womenandmyth.org) and I feel that the work these ...

Earth Rights Walking

Earth Rights Walking

Five months ago I started to walk for rights of nature. Earth jurisprudence and a law to End Ecocide www.earthrightswalker.org I quit my job as CEO ...

Postcards from the Frontlines: An interactive digital campaign for climate refugees

Postcards from the Frontlines: An interactive digital campaign for climate refugees

In 2012 alone, 31.7m people were forced from their homes due to weather-related events. That's one person every second. Although climate refugees are ...

Women Take Action: Not in My Name!

Women Take Action: Not in My Name!

As we prepare for the upcoming gathering of the Interational Women's Earth and Climate Summit, I think it's important to recall the message of ...

Measuring Global impacts and governance

I believe that the issue of measurement of environmental and social  impacts at the micro economic i.e level of the organisation is a very ...

US Women's Climate Change Resolution

US Women's Climate Change Resolution

As a global women’s advocacy organization, WEDO (Women's Environment and Development Organization) envisions a just world that promotes and ...

Get global recognition and funding for your climate adaptation solutions

Solution Search: Adapting to a Changing Climate, is an innovative contest sponsored by Rare and The Nature Conservancy that seeks local solutions for ...

Population, Rights and the Environment

Population, Rights and the Environment

I wrote on population and human rights issues with a small NGO in Berkeley called the Institute for Population Studies.  From my experience, ...

Protection of our Land and Equal Property Rights

Protection of our Land and Equal Property Rights

I'm a Texas Landowner, and the first woman to manage our family farm.  As women do, I take my role as steward and protector of this land very ...

Set the free market free by making it accountable

Set the free market free by making it accountable

Citizens Climate Lobby advocates a carbon fee and dividend approach to restraining runaway carbon pollution. It's simple: Tax carbon pollution by ...

Community Organizing for Environmental Campaigns

Community Organizing for Environmental Campaigns

Community organizing is a key framework to achieving the change you wish to see in any community. For the environmental problems communities are ...

Holistic Land Management - Reversal of degraded grass lands

Degraded Landscapes Savory Grassland Management specializes in the reversal of degraded landscapes. We turn severely degraded land into ...

Global Alliance for the Rights of Nature

Global Alliance for the Rights of Nature

The Global Alliance for Rights of Nature (http://therightsofnature.org/) is a network of organizations and individuals committed to the universal ...






Campaign Issues could include:

  • Fossil fuel subsidies
  • Tar sands expansion
  • Fracking
  • Land, forest and water grabs
  • Health impacts of climate change
  • Rights of future generations
  • Safe, clean and renewable energy technologies
  • Energy efficiency
  • Carbon taxes and fees
  • Rights of nature

 
Action plan strategies could include:

  • Petition campaigns
  • Purchasing power campaigns (economic boycotts and proactive positive economic development)
  • Public rallies
  • Non-violent civil disobedience
  • Legislative initiatives at all levels of governance
  • Joining and forming key coalitions with new allies