Why We Desperately Need More Female Leaders Making the Decisions on Climate Change

When world leaders posed for a photo at the United Nations climate conference, COP26, in Glasgow last week, one question became blazingly obvious: where were all the women? Only a handful of the leaders were female, including German chancellor Angela Merkel, Barbados’s president Mia Mottley, Iceland’s prime minister Katrin Jakobsdottir, Estonian prime minister Kaja Kallas, and the head of UN Climate Change Patricia Espinosa (New Zealand’s prime minister Jacinda Ardern wasn’t in attendance due to COVID-19).

Read more at: https://www.vogue.com/article/female-leaders-cop26-decisions-on-climate-change

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