Candidate, Oregon State Representative
This Climate Moment Demands Bold and New Leadership
As a champion for climate issues, Khanh is a founding leader of the Portland Clean Energy Fund Initiative which is projected to raise $50 million+ dollars a year and the Oregon Just Transition Alliance to develop a collective vision and plan for an Oregon Green New Deal. In the clip, Khanh shares her journey as the daughter of Vietnamese immigrants and how art, activism and cross-cultural communities have shaped her vision of what’s possible.
Co-founder, Live Forever Young Collective
The sounds & colors of biodiversity and a healthy nature
Wolf will share with you how our Earth and climate is linked to our health. He will lay out the importance of biodiversity and its colours and sounds to our happiness, health and wellbeing. Wolf will be sharing some practical
examples from Vietnam.
Climate Collage Vietnam Team
The Climate Collage – Easy way to teach and understand climate change
This one is for teachers and students! If you’re looking for
an easy way to understand climate change and it’s impacts, here it is! JP, Tristan and Tue (alphabetical order) will introduce the Climate Collage puzzle game to show how we can learn about scientific facts on climate change while having fun with friends, classmates or colleagues.
Director, CoCo Dressing Room
How to change the world by your dressing power
Fashion is heavily taxing the planet due to its polluting linear take-make-dispose system. Being the third largest manufacturing industry employing hundreds of million workers around the world, fashion will not go anywhere, it is the shift in the habit of consumers that Thu believes would make fashion industry a better industry. In her talk, she highlights on several ways individual could do to bring meaningful changes to the fashion system that would leads to not only economic but also social and environmental benefits. If there is any power anyone can use to change the world, it is the dressing power.
Lecturer, RMIT University
Sustainable Finance in the Age of Global Warming
Huy’s talk targets everybody who has basic knowledge of finance, is interested in exploring a new aspect of finance and would like to learn how “finance” can be used to tackle environmental problems. He discusses the origin of environmental finance, the applications of environmental finance and how it has helped us move towards a cleaner
Co-Founders of La Holista & Celebrity Master Chef
A diet for a healthy planet
Celebrity Master Chef Jack Lee visits with Plant-Based-Diet experts and entrepreneurs Chiara and Pascale to explore the world of healthy eating and healthy environment. La Holista Health & Wellness’ mission is to support the community with holistic health products and services whilst being compassionate and limiting their carbon footprint.
Sustainable Tourism Industry Experts, IMPACT Vietnam
Respect Earth when traveling: join our sustainable travel network; get inspired about carbon offsetting; explore ideas for unique activities in Vietnam and to limit waste on a trip! Anyone can tune in and find something interesting to take away: people working in the tourism sector will probably even more.
Founder & Economist, Key-Log Economics Vietnam
Preserving Nature as an Act of Hope
Wrapping up the week is Ecological economist, Dr.
Spencer! He worked with the founder of Earth Day,
Senator Gaylord Nelson, served at the White House in the Environmental Quality Council. He discusses how, when and why to preserve wild nature, including personal, social, ecological and economic benefits.