Young people all over the world are organizing climate strikes, leading restoration projects, joining learning programs, and trailblazing with innovative technologies to address climate change. Yet these activists are also adamant that every action taken should also work toward another goal: universal climate justice.
But what does climate justice really mean in practice? And how can its pursuit be inclusive of everyone, everywhere? Originally aired in November 2021 in collaboration with the Youth in Landscapes Initiative, this episode dives into these questions and more with Joycelyn Longdon, a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Cambridge and founder of Climate in Colour, an online education platform and community that makes climate conversations more diverse and accessible.
Learn more about climate justice in episode 8 with Varshini Prakash, executive director and co-founder of the Sunrise Movement.