TedX Countdown: The bright side of environmental action
Wed, Nov 11, 2020
at 1:00 PM
ABOUT THIS WEBINAR
ClientEarth Summit - Day 3, Green Recovery
Session 11: TEDx Countdown: The bright side of environmental action
11 November at 8am EST | 1:00pm GMT | 2:00 pm CET - Duration 1 hour
2020 needs a little optimism. We are excited to team up with TED for Countdown, their global initiative to champion solutions to the climate crisis. Join our virtual TED talk to hear from powerful speakers like Christiana Figueres as they inform, celebrate and predict the global positives amidst a changing landscape.
Speakers James Thornton, ClientEarth Founding CEO
Christiana Figueres, former UN Climate Chief, Co-Founder of Global Optimism
Maria-Krystyna Duval, ClientEarth Head of Climate
View full summit programme: https://www.bigmarker.com/series/clientearth-summit/series_summit
Wednesday, November 11, 2020 at 1:00 PM
Who can attend?Anyone with the event link can attend
James Thornton is the founding CEO of ClientEarth. The New Statesman has named him as one of 10 people who could change the world. The Lawyer has picked him as one of the top 100 lawyers in the UK. In 2016, he was named as one of the 1,000 most...
former UN Climate Chief, Co-Founder @ Global Optimism
Christiana Figueres was the executive secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) from 2010 to 2016. She directed the successful Conferences of the Parties in Cancun 2010, Durban 2011, Doha 2012, Warsaw 2013 and...
New to ClientEarth, Maria-Krystyna most recently advised the New Zealand government on the economic, fiscal and wellbeing impacts of climate change policy. She advised on the Zero Carbon Act, reforms to the Emissions Trading Scheme and the...
Chris Duncan joined ClientEarth as Director of Communications in July 2018, having worked in communications, marketing and public affairs across a range of sectors for more than 15 years. Chris started his career delivering communications and...