Special guests Sophia Mathur, Dr. Deb L. Morrison, and Cathy Orlando discuss the topic of Climate Education with Paul Beckwith and Regina Valdez at COP27 in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt.
This video was recorded on November 15th, 2022 and published on January 29th, 2023.
Some of the topics discussed:
Sophia Mathur - Sophia’s environmental lobbying to politicians began at age 7 and has taken her all the way to the US Congress and the Canadian Parliament with the organization Citizens’ Climate Lobby. She embraced Greta Thunberg’s call for youth climate action in November 2018 and was the first youth outside Europe to do Fridays for Future strikes starting on November 2, 2018. She was trained by Climate Reality and Al Gore in the summer of 2020 and recorded over 100 Acts of Leadership.
Dr. Deb L. Morrison - Climate and anti-oppression activist, scientist, learning scientist, educator, mother and locally elected official. She works at the intersection of justice, climate science, and learning in research-practice-policy partnerships from local community to international scales. Information about Dr. Morrison’s work can be found at www.debmorrison.me
Cathy Orlando - Citizens’ Climate International’s Program Director. Wherewith an exceptional team, she creates the framework to empower volunteers to build political will for evidence-based climate action in over sixty countries worldwide.
Charles Gregoire - Climate Reality Leader, Electrical Engineer, Webmaster and IT prime for FacingFuture.Earth and the Climate Emergency Forum
Heidi Brault - Climate Reality Leader, BA(Psychology), Library & Information Technician Diploma - Video production and website assistant - Organizer and convener, Metadata technician, COP27 Team Lead for FacingFuture.Earth and the Climate Emergency Forum.
We’d like to acknowledge these two organization without which our attendance at COP27 would not have been possible.
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