(with the support of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation, the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation, and the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of the Russian Federation)
The effect of rapid scientific and technological progress has not all been positive, with dwindling non-renewable resources, a deteriorating environmental situation, and climate change all major issues to be tackled. What opportunities are there for the womens community to work together on environmental safety, developing alternative energy, and managing natural resources?
Topics for discussion:
- The role played by women in tackling issues related to climate change, reducing pollution, and moving over to new sources of energy.
- Womens achievements in alternative energy and the green economy.
- The contribution made by women in developing high-tech sectors of the economy and using resource-saving technologies.