SUSTAINABILITY & DEVELOPMENT
the Womensphere Foundation, a key mission is to create solutions and
impact on some of the world's greatest challenges, foremost being the
sustainability and development of nations.
We believe that the economic leadership and political leadership of women in global and local sustainability and development agenda hold the keys to the transformation of nations around the world.
We are developing our own programs, as well as collaborating with select partners on programs that create solutions to sustainability and development.
We are supporting and promoting the following organizations in sustainability and development:
- Association for Women in Development (AWID) - led by Lydia Alpizar, Executive Director
- Earth Institute, Columbia University - led by Jeffrey Sachs, Director and Joanna Rubinstein, Assistant Director for International Programs
- Earth Day Network (EDN) - led by Kathleen Rogers, President
- United Nations (UN) Women - led by Michelle Bachelet, Executive Director