A Q &A with young female students about their activism on climate change.
“When discussing the intersectionality of my Judaism and my feminism, I find a place where there are many similarities and differences,” says a young student as she struggles to come to terms with her different, conflicting identities.
“The importance they gave to being a woman in terms of their political activism varied generationally, but all believe showing up and making your voice heard is critical,” says Maddie.
“How are we meant to protect ourselves if we don’t have that information?”, says Marjorie, 16, who lives with her mother in the district of Carabayllo in Lima, Peru and is eager to spread knowledge about all kinds of safety.
Kampala, the capital of Uganda, is the city where Ugandan girls are most at risk of kidnapping and murder, according to a recent research by Plan International.
Mitzy y Elsa viven en Isla Natividad, una isla de 500 habitantes ubicada en el Golfo de California. Ellas son miembros de una cooperativa pesquera llamada Buzos y Pescadores, el 15% de los cuales son mujeres que trabajan en la pesca.