Since women received the right to vote in 1920, they have gained independence in every aspect of their lives from career to education and other issues.
In our modern days, women are extending their rights further in way of movements that would become their platforms to speak up and fight for what they believe in, and you will read it here.
It does not come as a surprise if one movement among women scientists, about climate change leading to global warming as a result of the increasing and alarming rate of carbon dioxide, will come into the picture, and we will present to you briefly below.
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. The movement of Burrow offers an insight how the worlds workers can affect a sustainable environment.
The second to mention is Barbara Buchner who leads the Climate Policy Initiative by working on the global climate finance aspect. Through her organization, the world is now giving more attention to climate change, where investors are educated to invest in climate, energy and land use.
Next to mention is the Chief Climatologist for Climate Central which is a US-based organization, and her name is Heidi Cullen, and their organization reports on and analyzes the science of climate. As an on-air climate expert, she reports weekly about climate change and how it is affecting the earth.
Another famous woman who is an aeronautical engineer is Winnie Byanyima, and she later on became a leader in the involvement among genders about modern climate change, while working mainly in the United Nations.
Another leading UN figure in gender and climate change is Christiana Figueres, and she heads the United Framework Convention on Climate Change, who you see in several press appearance talking about the subject on climate change.
Our next educator is Judith Curry, the Chair of the School of Earth and Atmospheric Science in Georgia Institute of Technology, and her works are about hurricanes, remote sensing, polar climates, air-sea interactions, and the use of unmanned aerial vehicles in atmospheric research. Among those who are not heard in the community science, she fights for their voices by becoming a well-known blogger.