Nature Talks: Ideas of Leading Nature for Climate Action


Saturday, December 9th, 2023
14:30 - 16:00

Join “Nature Talks” for powerful TED-style talks by influential speakers and leaders, sharing transformative ideas on leading nature for climate action. Each 8-minutes talk serves as a condensed powerhouse of knowledge, emphasizing the urgency of environmental crises and offering tangible actions for positive contributions. Be inspired, informed, and motivated to make a difference.


Mark Gough, Chief Executive Officer, Capitals Coalition
Raysa França, Global Engagement Director, Youth4Nature


“The Last Cry of the Whale” with Ralph Chami, Blue Green Future, LLC
“Resist as an Araucaria” with Gakran Carl Liwies Cuzung & Isabel Prestes da Fonseca, Founders of Instituto Zag
“It’s time to plan for a future beyond 1.5C” with Hiba Larsson, Nature Investment Principal, NatureFinance
“Where, Why, and How We Can Create High-integrity Nature-based Projects” – Introducing Naturebase with Peter Ellis, Global Director of Natural Climate Solutions Science at The Nature Conservancy
“Youth Leadership on Nature in Africa” with Joyce Nyame, Programs Manager & DUAPA Reforestation Project Lead
“We Need Nature for Climate Action, and Climate Action for Nature” with Tom Crowther, Professor of Ecology at ETH Zürich, and Founding Chair of the Board for the UN Decade on Ecosystem Restoration
“Nature-Positive Cities” with Dima Zogheib, Associate Director, Arup
“Reflorestarmentes and the Biome Women” with Concita Sompré Xerente, Co-founder of the National Articulation of Indigenous Women Warriors of Ancestrality and President of the Federation of Indigenous Peoples of Pará