• Event

    2019 Women4Climate Conference | Paris

    February 21, 2019 - February 21, 2019 Place de l'Hôtel de Ville, 75004 Paris, France

    Women are crucial to shaping a healthier, more sustainable and inclusive future. The 3rd Annual Women4Climate Conference will bring together global mayors, business leaders, innovative change makers and the mentees from the Women4Climate initiative to showcase how women are taking the lead when it comes to climate action. 
     

    Date: February 21st, 2019 
    Location: Hotel de Ville, Paris 
    Time: 8:00am - 1:00pm (CET) 

     

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  • Blog post

    Over the course of two exciting and inspiring days, mayors of the world’s great cities, global business leaders, innovators and the next generation of women leaders gathered together in Mexico City for the 2nd Annual Women4Climate Conference, to highlight the critical role of women in creating a healthier, greener and more economically prosperous urban future.

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  • Event

    2018 Women4Climate Conference, Mexico City

    February 26, 2018 Mexico City

    C40's 2nd annual Women4Climate conference will bring together global mayors, business leaders and innovative changemakers who are committed to taking climate action and creating more sustainable and inclusive communities. In Mexico City, it will be clear that when it comes to climate action, the future is female!

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  • Blog post

    To build on the incredible momentum from our inaugural Women4Climate conference, C40 has created a series of posters for download and use at the upcoming March for Science on Earth Day (April 22) and People’s Climate March (April 29). Let's ensure the voices of women and all citizens concerned with this urgent issue are heard during these pivotal events. Help us bring the Women4Climate movement to the streets by using one of our posters! 

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  • Blog post

    Fumiko Hayashi has been Mayor of Yokohama since 2009 and is the first woman to hold the post. Her previous roles have included president of BMW Tokyo, president of Tokyo Nissan Auto Sales, and chairperson and CEO of the Japanese supermarket chain Daiei.

    In 2006, Forbes magazine named her 39th most powerful woman in the world, the highest rank for a Japanese woman. Ms. Hayashi is the president of Mayors Association of Designated cities in Japan, and also serves as the member of the Council for Gender Equality of the Cabinet Office of Japan. She has also written several books on management and workforce relationship.

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