Activism

I have been involved in activism to encourage the University of Cambridge to divest from fossil fuels, and to ask governments to go carbon neutral by 2025.

Protests

Speech in front of the German Environment Ministry, Oct 2019
Speaking from a tent hanging between three lampposts on Potsdamer Platz, Berlin, October 2019
Live on Marschallbrucke, Oct 2019 – start about 10 mins in
On Deutsche Welle TV at the start of the Rebellion Wave – Oct 2019
Interview with Euronews in Berlin on the General Climate Strike, 20.09.2019
Speaking in Berlin in response to the IPBES report, May 2019

Blocking the Oberbaumbrücke in Berlin April 2019

Speaking in Berlin in April 2019
Speaking in Berlin in April 2019
Speaking with Nathan Williams in Cambridge in December 2018
Speaking at an Extinction Rebellion protest in Cambridge in December 2018

Interviews on activism and beyond

https://news.mongabay.com/2019/09/call-for-scientists-to-engage-in-environmental-movements-strikes-chord/

https://theconversation.com/everyones-business-why-companies-should-let-their-workers-join-the-climate-strike-122976

https://www.heise.de/tp/features/Ziviler-Ungehorsam-gegen-die-Klimakrise-4531999.html?wt_mc=rss.tp.beitrag.atom

https://www.commondreams.org/views/2019/09/18/global-climate-strike-kids-are-demanding-action-will-adults-act

https://www.talkplant.com/climate-strikes-scientists-want-you-to-join-civil-disobedience-movements/

https://www.elagoradiario.com/a-fondo/cientificos-activistas-o-neutrales/

https://physicsworld.com/a/climate-scientist-or-climate-activist-wheres-the-line/

https://www.newscientist.com/article/2219008-uk-scientists-join-the-extinction-rebellion-climate-change-protests/

https://theconversation.com/nature-matters-to-canadians-so-conservation-should-be-an-election-issue-121728

https://medium.com/authority-magazine/5-things-we-must-do-to-inspire-the-next-generation-about-sustainability-and-the-environment-with-712aa0213dca

https://croakey.org/health-professionals-and-scientists-urged-to-support-international-rebellion-pushing-for-climate-action/

https://natureecoevocommunity.nature.com/users/17997-patrick-goymer/posts/53855-what-science-can-contribute-to-climate-activism

https://www.bbc.com/mundo/noticias-america-latina-49483620

https://news.mongabay.com/2017/07/conservation-community-failing-to-use-evidence-to-make-decisions-scientists-say/

Radio

Speaking about the forest fires in Bolivia with radio Five Live. https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/m0007ybv?fbclid=IwAR3cn572edGynkmnzjJNfxetXu7r2n501cyFm4rLIZnMCG2yTRAHXz3MrBM

Speaking about why we need activism in an interview with Cambridge 105 https://www.mixcloud.com/childrens_firenow/the-7th-generation-how-people-in-cambridgeshire-can-step-up-to-face-the-environmental-emergency/

Speaking about the climate crisis in an interview with BBC Radio Cambridgeshire: My interview starts at 2 hrs 22 mins, with the climate breakdown section at 2hrs 35: https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/p06pz1xb?fbclid=IwAR2y2qq1drSTCIXfjiBz5UR0ICIQxGfUL1ng11FBP7MjiQfQQ9yYJ1kcC1s

Speaking about green new year’s resolutions with BBC Cambridgeshire: My interview starts at 2 hrs 20 mins: https://www.bbc.co.uk/sounds/play/p06tt6n3

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