If a girl is born into poverty, every aspect of her life is harder than her male counterpart.[footnote ftnt_no=”1″] That’s because poverty is sexist.
For Cool Earth, women’s health and prosperity is integral to our success. Women are key in arming their communities with the tools and knowledge to protect the rainforest against the threat of loggers.
On International Women’s Day, we’re celebrating three ways that women are leading the fight against poverty and deforestation in our partnerships