Women & Climate: Six Hard-Hitting Figures

08/11/2022     30 sec read     By Ahlem Khattab

Climate change exacerbates existing inequalities. Here are some key numbers that show some of the ways it affects women.

For contrast, we also take a look at a couple of figures of how (under-)represented women are at leadership roles.

These are only some of the areas where inequalities are exacerbated for women and girls. Some impacts cannot be shown through hard-hitting figures, which is where specific and concrete examples — human stories — come into play.

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