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Women in Science

International Day of Women and Girls in Science was marked globally on 11 February. This year’s theme was “Investment in Women and Girls in Science for Inclusive Green Growth”. To commemorate the day, two women in science who have made significant contributions to the cause of ozone layer protection shared their stories.  

‘A career in science is just about the greatest career that you can have’

Interview with Susan Solomon, professor of environmental studies at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and winner of the 2018 Crafoord Prize, on the occasion of the 2019 International Day of Women and Girls in Science. Read more.

‘We need more women supporting women’

Interview with María del Carmen Cazorla, director of the Institute for Atmospheric Research at Universidad San Francisco de Quito, on the occasion of the 2019 International Day of Women and Girls in Science. Read more.