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Yayo Herrero in conversation with Adriana Villegas Botero

Social ecology in the face of the climate emergency

Jericó 2023, 

Conversation between Adriana Villegas Botero and activist and ecofeminist thinker Yayo Herrero (Spain), one of the most important voices of a movement that advocates for environmental care with a gender perspective. Yayo Herrero defines the aim of ecofeminism as “putting at the centre what is necessary to sustain life”. Herrero is an anthropologist, lecturer and a very influential researcher in the ecofeminism and ecosocialism fields in Europe. She has been coordinator of the Ecologistas en Acción NGO and has taken part in numerous social initiatives on the promotion of Human Rights and social ecology.