Mayors call for local action and women leadership on climate change

Paris' Anne Hidalgo, New York's Michael Bloomberg and Cape Town's Patricia De Lille were among the mayors — past and present — who convened to talk climate change and solutions at the inaugural #Women4Climate conference in New York yesterday.

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  • Amy Lieberman

    Amy Lieberman is the U.N. Correspondent for Devex. She covers the United Nations and reports on global development and politics. Amy previously worked as a freelance reporter, covering the environment, human rights, immigration, and health across the U.S. and in more than 10 countries, including Colombia, Mexico, Nepal, and Cambodia. Her coverage has appeared in the Guardian, the Atlantic, Slate, and the Los Angeles Times. A native New Yorker, Amy received her master’s degree in politics and government from Columbia’s School of Journalism.