The climate crisis affects us all, but its impact isn’t always equal. History shows that women have traditionally been the more vulnerable group due to various social, economic and cultural factors, which is why it’s so important to give airtime to the voices championing bold action and a push for equality by advocating sustainability.

For International Women’s Day 2022, in line with the UN Women’s theme on “gender equality today for a sustainable tomorrow”, our special edition of #HerWorldHerStory celebrates women who have embarked on journeys towards a sustainable future, and are driven to inspire others along the way.

Here are their stories.