Things to Know about Climate Change Through These Educated Women
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.
In our modern days, women are extending their rights further in way of movements that would become their platforms to speak up and fight for what they believe in, and you will read it here.
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 trade union is the largest, with 325 affiliated trade organizations, 176 million workers in 160 countries. In Burrows movement, it offers an insight on how critical is environmental sustainability for the workers all over the globe.
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. With her work also as the first on-air climate expert, she forecasts and reports about climate change and how the earth is affected with it.
Another famous woman who is an aeronautical engineer is Winnie Byanyima, and she later on became a leader in the involvement among genders about modern climate change, while working mainly in the United Nations.
Another leading UN figure in gender and climate change is Christiana Figueres, and she heads the United Framework Convention on Climate Change, who you see in several press appearance talking about the subject on climate change.
Another climate change educator is Judith Curry, who chair the School of Earth and Atmospheric Science at the Georgia Institute of Technology, and her works encompasses remote sensing, hurricanes, atmospheric modeling, polar climates, air-sea interactions and atmospheric research using unmanned aerial vehicles. Among those who are not heard in the community science, she fights for their voices by becoming a well-known blogger.