New York Times Live Event: “Applying Covid-19’s Hard-Earned Lessons to Climate Change”
On July 9th 2020, Bertrand Piccard participated in a debate hosted by the New York Times to explore the hard-earned lessons of Covid-19 and how to apply them to climate change.
The debate, first event from the series “Netting Zero”, was moderated by Hannah Fairfield and joined by eight speakers:
Christina Figures, Co-founder ; Global Optimism
Alexandra Palt, Chief Corporate Responsibility Officer, L'Oréal
Luisa Neubauer, Climate Activist
Nigel Topping, UK High-Level Climate Action Champion for COP26
Dayna Cunningham, Executive Director, CoLab, M.I.T.
Bertrand Piccard, Initiator and Chairman, Solar Impulse Foundation
Johan Rockstrom, Director, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)
Bertrand Piccard at G7 to push ambitious climate action
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