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Women and Girls on the Frontlines of Sustainable Climate Actions

The Parliament of the World’s Religions in partnership with the Green Tent Movement, The Chisholm Legacy Project, the Green Hope Foundation, and the Earth Child Institute present “Women and Girls on the Frontlines of Sustainable Climate Actions”, a parallel event to the UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW). Hear from panelists representing environmental organizations on what they are doing and how others can help. Followed by small circle conversations where everyone can share their climate actions and strategies for staying connected.

When: Friday, March 22nd at 2:30 PM ET

Where: 10th floor, Church Center, 777 UN Plaza, NYC

Moderator: Ann Smith, Co-Founder of Green Tent Circle, Trustee of the Parliament of World Religions.

Panelists: Great Grandmother Mary Lyons, Ojibwe activist; Donna Goodman, Founder of Earth Child Institute; Jacqui Patterson, Founder and Executive Director of The Chisholm Legacy Project; Kehkashan Basu, Founder and Director of Green Hope Foundation; Emily Echevarria, Climate Action Task Force of the Parliament of World Religions; Patricia Fero, Green Tent Circle and Women’s Task Force PoWR; Osprey Orielle Lake, Founder and Director of Women’s Earth and Climate Actions Network (WECAN).

The event is free and open to all via in-person attendance at the UN Church Center and LIVE on Facebook.

*UNCSW theme is Gender Equality and Empowerment of Women and Girls, UN-Water Day theme is Water for Peace.