This news could signal a shift for historically marginalized communities.
Indigenous woman and “climate warrior” Hindou Oumarou Ibrahim has brought the struggles of her community onto the global stage.
The tragic loss of Berta Cáceres and other activists is a frightening omen for the future of the land they fought to protect.
Palawan communities are linked to the land by tradition, spirituality and survival — and women like Nolsita Siyang are rising up to defend it.
As their flooded forest disintegrated around them, the Peruvian village of Tingana decided to act.
Shifting weather patterns may make coffee harder to grow in North Sumatra — but it’s still better than the alternative.
If rising seas submerge an island nation, would it still control its rich waters?
Many indigenous leaders were frustrated by what they viewed as inadequate recognition of the threats that climate change poses to their communities.
In rural communities around the world, women experience and respond to climate change in different ways than men — a fact often overlooked in climate policy.
Why is it important to think about gender when doing conservation work? In Peru, it means women can grow their knowledge of traditional plants and recover almost-lost ancestral traditions.