Educational Resources

The District 12 Action for Environment and Gender Equality committee educational resources page is a comprehensive list of active links to reliable resources to learn more about climate action and gender equality. The categories and links provide an opportunity to increase knowledge about climate change, climate action and gender equality in a nonpartisan, scientific and informative manner. Our mission is to improve the lives of women and girls by encouraging Zontians to make a difference in their home environment, community, region and clubs.

Air Pollution:
Moms Clean Air Force (Colorado)

Child Care:
Child care deserts – unavailable and unaffordable in western states

Disaster Risk Management:

 
Empowering girls and women:

 
Energy:

 
Fashion

Finance: From COP26 November3 –How insurance companies can avoid taking the brunt of climate change disruption podcast

Food Security/Agriculture:

 
Gender Equality:

 
Global Leadership & Climate Change:

 
‘Green’ or Environmentally Conscious Shopping:

 
Indigenous Women:

 
Plastic Pollution :

 
Technology/Funding
This section includes the need for gender equal funding and technology to provide equality in innovation, education, business ownership, land ownership, and opportunity for building a better world.

 
Trash/Waste/Recycling:

 

Science of Climate Change

 

US Women’s Caucus at the UN:

 
Water

  • EcoWatch – Guide to Saving Water using Grey Water

 
Zonta International:

Zonta International Statement on Climate Change and Gender Equality

Zonta USA District Climate Action:
  District 8 – Facebook page and Climate change presentation
  District 12 – Facebook page

  
Additional Educational Resources:
 
Books: Click to read reviews

 
 
Children’s Books:


 
Economy for climate action:

 
Movies:

  1. Kiss the Ground (Netflix)
  2. Seaspiracy (Netflix)
  3. Blue Planet II (Netflix)
  4. The Gleaners & I
    • Gleaner is scrounging for food after harvest
  5. Don’t Look Up (Netflix)

Videos:

 
 
Films and documentaries on women and climate change

  1. Films and documentaries on women and climage change 2016
  2. Women Struggling with Climate Change – AsiaPacific 2020
  3. Climate refugees movie/documentary list