A new era for climate action

Friday 23 April 2021

President Biden’s swift measures to put climate action back on the agenda for the United States at the start of his term show the impact elections can have. This podcast explores the international influence of US and Chinese climate policies, the relationship between populism and climate inaction and the importance of global collaboration in tackling the climate crisis.


  • Emma Herd, Investor Group on Climate Change, Sydney
  • Nathaniel Keohane, Senior Vice-President, Environmental Defense Fund, New York City
  • James Shaw, Minister for Climate Change, New Zealand
  • Tom Burke, Co-founder and Chairman, E3G (climate change think tank), London