Building relationships with global leaders is an import part of the United Religions Initiative’s (URI) Global Leaders Gathering in Bosnia & Herzegovina. Here Audri, URI Global Trustee discusses the work of the Women’s Earth Alliance (WEA) with founder and co-director, Melinda Kramer.
WEA has implemented 125 women’s environmental and entrepreneurship projects in 18 countries – training, funding, and catalyzing 5,000 women to advance safe water, clean energy, regenerative farming, women’s land rights, and more. WEA’s model creates cascading benefits – to date, WEA graduates have equipped 750,000 more people with life-giving environmental solutions. They are winning political positions, expanding economic opportunities for women and girls, and receiving national and global recognition.