Media Futures: Climate change ThinkIn with Tortoise
- Date: Tuesday 5 November 2019, 14:30 – 15:30
- Location: EC Stoner Building
- Type: Seminars and lectures
- Cost: Free
A ThinkIn is not another panel discussion. It is a forum for civilised disagreement modelled on what we call a ‘leader conference’ in the UK (or an editorial board in the US).
Greta Thunberg, the 16 year-old climate change campaigner, is more than one of the world’s most powerful activists, she’s also a symbol. She represents the failure of older generations to tackle climate change, the greatest crisis of our time.
If young people have to seize the initiative on the climate crisis before it’s too late, what does it mean for them personally and politically?