Imagine a world with less cancer, more justice, lower rates of asthma, cleaner air, fewer babies born with birth defects, abundant and safe drinking water, a decrease in the number of couples facing infertility, healthy products on every store’s shelves and a government that works to protect all people and all living things. And imagine women leading the way to that world.
This website gives you the tools and information you need to get started in making this vision a reality. It explains ways that our health can be affected by environmental contaminants and offers ideas of how to make changes around your home and in your community so we can live in a healthier world.
Find out how the environmental movement can better integrate race, class, and women into the climate change discussion. Download Everybody’s Movement: Environmental Justice and Climate Change.
Read Looking Both Ways: Women’s Lives at the Crossroads of Reproductive Justice and Climate Justice, a new report by Asian Communities for Reproductive Justice.
A new report by Women’s Voices for the Earth details the health impacts associated with the overuse of disinfectants, as well as safe alternatives. Read Disinfectant Overkill to learn more.