Event recap: Toxics & You

Sue Chiang from the Center for Environmental Health, Sarada Tangirala from Women’s Voices for the Earth and Susan Cann from Made Safe are working to detoxify our lives as consumers. The three [...]

WEN 20th anniversary series Then & Now: Sue Chiang

Welcome to WEN Then & Now. In honor of WEN’s 20th anniversary in 2017, we’re reconnecting with our former board members, thinking about how our organization has evolved and grown, and planning [...]

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Game On: Women are Key to Addressing Climate Change

Suzanne York writes about how family planning and women’s rights are named as solutions to addressing climate change challenges in the new book Drawdown: The Most Comprehensive Plan Ever Proposed [...]

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Event Recap: Take the Lead with Gallop Ventures

In Pescadero, California, a farming and ranching community on the scenic San Mateo Coast, Gallop Ventures hosted a leadership workshop for the Women's Environmental Network. Surrounded by natural [...]

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Join Bay Area Bike to Work Day Festivities

The Bay Area’s biggest bicycling day of the year is coming up fast! The 23rd annual Bay Area Bike to Work Day is Thursday, May 11, 2017, with all nine counties celebrating as a part of National [...]

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WEN 20th anniversary series Then & Now: Darcey Rosenblatt

Welcome to WEN Then & Now. In honor of WEN’s 20th anniversary in 2017, we’re reconnecting with our former board members, thinking about how our organization has evolved and grown, and planning [...]

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April marches to support science and protect the planet

As April comes into full swing, we look forward to celebrating Earth Day and reflecting on what called us into the environmental movement in the first place. According to Earthday.org, “the [...]

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Women stronger together

For centuries, women pioneers have uncovered environmental health concerns, led grassroots campaigns, and fought to protect our air, water, land and species diversity. We’ve worked in government, [...]