Global – Gender and climate justice in the Paris Agreement

The recently concluded COP21 climate talks resulted in the Paris Agreement, where more than 190 nations acknowledged the risks to climate change that the fossil fuel industry will have to end, and a 1.5 degrees C threshold in global warming. However, there is an inadequacy in the text in addressing the concerns of the most vulnerable, including women. Paula Sendín, from JESC in Brussels, writes in Ecojesuit about this question. Read more…