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The Sustainability Revolution With Al Gore

The Sustainability Revolution With Al Gore

“We are in the early stages of a sustainability revolution. It will have the magnitude of the industrial revolution yet the speed of the digital revolution”In this special episode Nobel Peace Prize winner, former US vice president and one of the world’s leading climate activists shares his vision for a sustainable future – Al Gore.Reflecting in the context of Covid-19 from his home in Tennessee, Al talks about the lessons for the climate emergency revealed by the current pandemic and his optimism for our capacity to forge a path out of the climate crisis. A just transition with millions of green jobs and redefining value to include not just profit but people and planet are key. Peter is joined by Dr Aoife Brophy Haney, lecturer in Innovation and Enterprise at the Smith School of Enterprise and the Environment and Saïd Business School. Featuring:Al Gore @algore, former US Vice PresidentDr Aoife Brophy Haney (@abhaney), Departmental Research Lecturer in Innovation and Enterprise at the Smith School of Enterprise and Environment at the School of Geography and Environment and Saïd Business School.Host:Peter Drobac (@peterdrobac), Director of the @SkollCentre for Social Entrepreneurship, Oxford Saïd Business School.Resources:Al Gore’s websiteThe GOTO 2020 summitGOTO 2020 behind the scenes series “Coronavirus and the climate crisis are worsened by the same system”, Aoife Haney and Peter Drobac, the Independent.Want to learn more about the show? Check out www.reimaginepodcast.com.Have a question for Peter? Email him at peter@reimaginepodcast.com.Credits:Producer/editor – Eve Streeter for Stabl

Duration: 45 min

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