This U.N.-designated day aims to accelerate gender equity and improve access to and participation in science for women and girls.
Gender Equality Archives - State of the Planet
The engineer and environmental health researcher studies the intersections of gender, water, sanitation, and hygiene.
Women scientists continue to face unequal access to resources and opportunities in climate science. This lack of gender diversity is concerning, since women around the world will bear the brunt of climate change impacts.
A practice used to manage glacial water resources that is central to cultures in northern Pakistan is facing enormous transformation in the modern day.
Leaders from Glaciated Regions Highlight Importance of Women, Youth, and Indigenous Peoples at COP26
They discussed adaptation strategies for mountain regions.
This spring, feminist activists from 13 countries gathered online to exchange expertise and envision a more just and equitable future after COVID.
A number of development programs in the high Andes involve Indigenous men but exclude women herders, preventing the potentially vital exchange of knowledge.
Originally one of few women in her field, Goddard transformed her difference into an advantage. Today she is internationally recognized for her research and leadership in climate science.
Fifth graders commemorate pioneering mapmaker Marie Tharp using comics, pictures, and poems.
She’s fighting for access to education for some of India’s most marginalized groups, and finding creative ways to blur the line between schools and communities.