Some Women Who Educate the World about Climate Change
It became an automatic gained of experience for women, since they received the right to vote in 1920, to expand their education, careers and to touch every facet of their lives and in every issues they encounter.
Today, women extend their rights through various movements that would encourage their gender to fight for what they believe in and speak about it, and you will discover more here about it.
This particular movement is about climate change, where carbon dioxide levels have been increasing that lead to global warming, and so, let us present some women scientists who have their views about it.
Let us mention first Sharan Burrow, the head of the International Trade Union Confederation, and she is a huge influence in the Australian trade union movement. This is the largest trade union with 176 million workers among 160 countries, and has affiliated trade organizations with 325 members. Climate change is touched in Burrow;s movement by offering an insight on how vital is environmental sustainability for the workers all over the world.
The second to mention is Barbara Buchner who leads the Climate Policy Initiative by working on the global climate finance aspect. With the role her organization is playing, the world has come to realize the effects of climate change, and since climate science demands a lot of money, investors are encouraged to make their business sustainable by investing in climate, energy and land use.
The next famous woman is Heidi Cullen, who is the Chief Climatologist for Climate Central which is a US-based organization reporting and analyzing climate science. She further helps by reporting weekly climate change and how it is affecting our mother earth.
Another leader in gender involvement in our modern climate change is an aeronautical engineer who is working mainly in the United Nations is Winnie Byanyima.
The next on our list among these famous women is Christiana Figueres, another leading UN figure in climate change and gender, and she is the head of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, and she is the person you will see talking about climate change on a myriad of press appearances.
Our next educator is Judith Curry, the Chair of the School of Earth and Atmospheric Science in Georgia Institute of Technology, and her works are about hurricanes, remote sensing, polar climates, air-sea interactions, and the use of unmanned aerial vehicles in atmospheric research. She became a well-known blogger, giving voice to those who are not heard in the community of science.
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