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Call in the women

Nature volume 468, page 502 (25 November 2010) | Download Citation

A critical mass of female voices changes the tenor of political and corporate decisions — and should be used to galvanize climate policy, says Susan Buckingham.

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  1. Susan Buckingham is a professor at the Centre for Human Geography, and is an associate of the Institute for the Environment at Brunel University, Uxbridge UB8 3PH, UK.

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