When women received the right to vote in 1920, they have enriched every area of their lives to express their independence in several issues from career to education and many more.
To further extend their rights and voice in several issues, you will read here about some women who have joined movements that are encouraging them to voice out their opinions and do something about it.
This particular movement is about climate change, where carbon dioxide levels have been increasing that lead to global warming, and so, let us present some women scientists who have their views about it.
The first of these influential women is Sharan Burrow who has a big influence in the movement of Australian trade union, as the head of the International Trade Union Confederation. This is the largest trade union with 176 million workers among 160 countries, and has affiliated trade organizations with 325 members. Climate change is touched in Burrow;s movement by offering an insight on how vital is environmental sustainability for the workers all over the world.
Next is Barbara Buchner who is leading the work for Climate Policy Initiative in the financial aspect of the work for global climate. There is a very important role here that lead the world to pay more attention on how our climate is changing, and this so-called climate science can be helped by investors by demanding sustainability in their respective businesses by investing in climate, energy and use of land.
Another extraordinary woman of today is Heidi Cullen, the Chief Climatologist for Climate Central in a US-based organization, and they report and analyze climate science. As an on-air climate expert, she reports weekly about climate change and how it is affecting the earth.
Next to mention among these famous women is Winnie Byanyima, an expert on gender and climate change where her work in the United Nations paved the way for being a leader in gender involvement in todays modern climate change efforts.
The next on our list among these famous women is Christiana Figueres, another leading UN figure in climate change and gender, and she is the head of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, and she is the person you will see talking about climate change on a myriad of press appearances.
Another climate change educator is Judith Curry, who chair the School of Earth and Atmospheric Science at the Georgia Institute of Technology, and her works encompasses remote sensing, hurricanes, atmospheric modeling, polar climates, air-sea interactions and atmospheric research using unmanned aerial vehicles. She became a well-known blogger, giving voice to those who are not heard in the community of science.