Katherine Quaid

Katherine Quaid

Katherine Quaid (Cayuse/Nez Perce/Paiute) is the communications and outreach coordinator for the Women's Earth and Climate Action Network (WECAN) and a citizen of the Confederated Tribes of Umatilla. Her dedication to climate justice is tied to the lands of her ancestors and the many communities around the world fighting for a healthy future.

Articles by this author

Global frontline women leaders advocate for gender and racial justice, Indigenous rights, and bold climate action during a formal UNFCCC COP25 event in Madrid, 2019. (Photo: Katherine Quaid/WECAN International) Views
Friday, January 22, 2021
Re-entering the Paris Climate Agreement Is Just Step One to Address the Climate Emergency: Frontline Women Must Lead the Way
Just over five years ago, 600,000 voices echoed through the streets of Paris as countless people’s movements marched through the city, demanding governments commit to robust and transformative climate action. It was only two weeks later that the Paris Climate Agreement, an unprecedented global...
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Casey Camp-Horinek, Ponca Nation leader, speaks out during an action inside the UNFCCC COP25 in Madrid. Views
Sunday, March 08, 2020
Celebrating Climate Women on International Women's Day
As we celebrate the 45th anniversary of International Women's Day, it is essential to now recognize this occasion within the context of a vastly increased environmental and climate crisis. Scientists have confirmed that the pathway to staying below 1.5 degrees Celsius of warming has become urgently...
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