Today, mainstream media focuses on covering climate disasters in a way which brings disproportionate attention to “heroic” characters who can allegedly lead us out of our climate crisis. To counter this narrative, FRIDA launched the Climate & Environmental Justice Media Fellowship in partnership with the international human rights media platform OpenGlobalRights (OGR).
By Khensany Charllot, girl advisor at FRIDA Being young and female at a well-known space like the United Nations (UN) is never easy. Even if the entire UN is focused on women and their issues, it’s still not easy. Although…Read More
A statement in solidarity with human rights defenders in Nicaragua from Latin American Women’s Funds In the past few days, the world has witnessed thousands of Nicaraguans taking to the streets in response to government austerity…Read More
In 2016, we surveyed over 1500 young feminist organizers and found that over 91% of respondents said lack of financial resources was the main challenge they faced. At FRIDA, the core of our work is to ensure that young…Read More