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A ‘Hyperactive’ Climate Activist on the Need for Women in Climate Leadership

‘You cannot talk about climate change without talking about justice,” says Alicia Pérez-Porro, PhD

Photo: www.aliciaperezporro.com

The climate activist and scientist Alicia Pérez-Porro is, in her own words, “hyperactive and does a lot of things.” But even that might be an understatement.




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Yasmin Tayag

Yasmin Tayag

Editor, Medium Coronavirus Blog. Senior editor at Future Human by OneZero. Previously: science at Inverse, genetics at NYU.

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