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In August 2019, HER Planet Earth and Just Challenge join forces to deliver a truly unique opportunity to join 15 like-minded women on an eight-day challenge in Iceland, to drive female empowerment and deliver a global movement that empowers and educates underprivileged women - all whilst raising funds for charity.

 

The Charity: UN Women UK

HER Planet Earth and Just Challenge are committed to creating a world where environmental integrity and women empowerment can prosper.

Challenge Iceland 2019 will raise funds and awareness for UN Women UK - a foundation dedicated to empowering women globally by removing the barriers that prevent women and girls from achieving their potential.

Each participant will be tasked with raising funds for UN Women UK. All funds raised will go towards projects that help underprivileged women affected by climate change - supporting the belief that women have the right and the need to be at the forefront of efforts to deal with climate change.

What’s the Issue and Why Does it Matter?

In the past decade, disasters have led to the loss of 700 thousand lives, 1.7 billion people affected and economic losses of USD 1.4 trillion. These effects disproportionately affect women and girls: multiple discriminations mean that women are more vulnerable in crises and post disasters situations. In view of this, the team will partner with non-profit organisation, UN Women UK, and raise (USD$50,000) for projects focused on the economic empowerment of women in rural areas of Asia, notably in Nepal, Bangladesh and Vietnam, ultimately helping them build climate change resilience.

The trek:

The Icelandic Challenge 2019 creates an opportunity to stand for something meaningful. A Force for good, creating impact by promoting a deeper connection between women empowerment and the integrity of the environment.

Please help our team reach its target by donating generously to their individual fundraising pages.

Find out more:

HER Planet Earth is a non-profit organisation which aims to promote a deeper connection between women empowerment and the integrity of the environment. HER Planet Earth’s mission is to increase awareness of environmental degradation and raise funds for programmes that empower and educate underprivileged women affected by climate change, ultimately helping them build climate change resilience.

Just Challenge is an award-winning agency delivering spectacular adventure challenges around the world on behalf of corporates, charities and sports stars, that give back to society.

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Raised: 98%
 

Team target: $50,000.00

Raised so far: $48,914.36

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Ada Loi

Ada's Challenge Iceland 2019 Trek

3 donations

120%

$600.00

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Anne Stauffer

Anne's Challenge Iceland 2019

27 donations

105%

$5,294.51

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Barbara Fras

Barbara's Challenge Iceland 2019

18 donations

102%

$5,141.03

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Carole Eeckhaute

Carole's Challenge Iceland 2019

13 donations

49%

$2,463.95

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christine Hart

Christine's Challenge Iceland Trek 2019

11 donations

54%

$2,179.02

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Enkhtur Maini

Enkhtur's HPE Challenge Iceland 2019

1 donation

10%

$200.00

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Erika Switzer-Masiero

Erika's Challenge Iceland 2019

55 donations

100%

$10,088.28

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HER Planet Earth Admin

HPE Admin Iceland

4 donations

86%

$5,600.00

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Isabella Ma

Help Isabella Motivate Change

29 donations

137%

$6,866.76

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Isabelle Valentine

Isabelle's Challenge Iceland 2019

24 donations

104%

$2,085.45

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Sabina Wong

Iceland Trek for women hit by Climate Crisis

17 donations

145%

$2,902.05

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