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What is climate feminism?

Climate change impacts the everyday lives of all citizens around the globe, but certain communities are disproportionately affected.

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Author: Jim M., Lorton

Source: Augusta Free Press

Women, in particular, shoulder a disproportionate burden as they are most reliant on natural resources for their livelihoods but lack the needed resources to properly respond to climate disasters.

With women representing over 70 percent of the total global population living in poverty, the United Nations estimates that 80 percent of those displaced by climate change are women.

At the very core of female cli