Women & Climate: Six Hard-Hitting Figures


Climate change exacerbates existing inequalities. Here are some key numbers that show some of the ways it affects women.

For contrast, we also take a look at a couple of figures of how (under-)represented women are at leadership roles.

These are only some of the areas where inequalities are exacerbated for women and girls. Some impacts cannot be shown through hard-hitting figures, which is where specific and concrete examples — human stories — come into play.

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