The working group (a loose but very effective coalition of coalitions) behind the global Fast for the Climate campaign engaged me as campaign coordinator from 26 March 2015. Fast for the Climate is an extraordinary campaign, born out of Naderev ‘Yeb’ Saño’s fast during the Warsaw climate talks. I am honoured to have been offered such […]Read more "Coordinator, Fast for the Climate"
The New Zealand Youth Delegation is the voice of Aotearoa’s youth at the UN climate talks. In 2011, I attended the Durban climate talks with the New Zealand Youth Delegation. In 2015, I joined the Delegation’s Steering Committee to help prepare the team for 2015’s Paris climate talks.Read more "Steering Committee Member, New Zealand Youth Delegation"
Greenpeace New Zealand coopted me onto their board in February 2015. They approached me in January. I was really honoured that they asked me. Greenpeace needs no introduction. We are an independent international campaigning organisation that provides a voice for our fragile earth. Though a global organisation, with regional offices in several countries, Greenpeace has a special place in many […]Read more "Board Member of Greenpeace New Zealand"
Adopt a Negotiator is a blog and media team that the Global Call for Climate Action runs to cover the UN climate negotiations. Each year, they select around ten young climate communicators from over 1,500 applicants from around the world to track their countries’ negotiators, give us a stack of bold “Negotiator Tracker” t-shirts, train […]Read more "Fellow at Adopt a Negotiator"
I enjoy taking photos of interesting people – and I think the international climate movement brims with fascinating, diverse characters. In 2013, I worked closely with members of UKYCC from the launch of Humans of the UN Climate Talks, becoming one of the main photographers. Amongst others, I photographed UN General Assembly president John Ashe, UNDP […]Read more "Photographer, Climate Peoples and Humans of the UN Climate Talks"
The International Youth Climate Movement is the global movement of youth for a safe, just climate future. When we go to the UN climate talks, we are the youth constituency – YOUNGO. I have been a member of YOUNGO’s Bottomlining Team since the Durban talks in 2011. The Bottomlining Team basically does the general grunt […]Read more "Bottomlining Team Member, International Youth Climate Movement (YOUNGO)"