Evening Echo: Cork conference hears: "Mother Nature needs her daughters
FORMER Irish President, human rights activist and climate justice campaigner, Mary Robinson, recently described climate change as “a man-made problem that must have a feminist solution”.
She qualified the statement by adding that: “Feminism doesn’t mean excluding men. It’s about being more inclusive of women and — in this case — acknowledging the role they can play in tackling climate change.”
It’s a premise that was reflected strongly last Saturday at the ‘She Is Sustainable’ conference in UCC.