The UN is marking its 75th anniversary at a time of great
disruption for the world, compounded by an unprecedented global health crisis
with severe economic and social impacts.
The question has never been whether women can lead as capably
as men. Women have always led, and women will always lead, especially when the
times are hard, and their communities are in need.
A report from the global conservation organization, WWF, has
suggested that since 1970 the pressure we exert on the planet has almost
doubled and the natural resources upon which we depend have declined by more
with food, there is actually enough fresh water for each person currently
living on the planet. However, access to that water is not always possible for