CNN Features Women Green Economy Leaders Op-ed

Our WAGE campaign is gathering steam! Today, our joint op-ed with former U.S. Under Secretary of Energy Kristina Johnson was picked up on CNN.com. Excerpt below. 

Building a low-carbon economy is the scientific, political and moral challenge of our time, and a tremendous opportunity for women.

But are we marshaling the talent and resources necessary to tackle this problem?

Half of the population is not being encouraged to pursue studies that in addition to providing productive and rewarding careers, work on climate change mitigation to help save the planet for future generations.

As the 55th session of the U.N.'s Commission on the Status of Women begins this week, it's time to launch an international campaign to aggressively encourage and enlist women in the fight to make the world's economy low-carbon.

Read the the full article at CNN.com