Climate Justice: Rights for People & Planet - Panel Discussion and Q&A

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Climate Justice: Rights for People & Planet - Panel Discussion and Q&A

Video with Chiara Liguori, Professor Mala Rao, Steve Trent, Dr Damien Short, Dorothy Grace Guerrero, Jyoti Fernandes, Christabel Reed, Ruby Reed on Thursday 28th February 2019

With Steve Trent (Environmental Justice Foundation) Chiara Liguori (Amnesty International), Dottie Grace Guerrero (Global Justice Now), Mala Rao (NHS), Damien Short (Human Rights Consortium) at the Advaya event Climate Justice: Rights for People & Planet on 28 February 2019.

Chiara Liguori #

Chiara Liguori is Policy Adviser on Environment and Human Rights at the International Secretariat of Amnesty International.

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Professor Mala Rao #

Senior Clinical Fellow at Imperial College London; Medical Adviser for Workforce Race Equality Strategy Implementation Team, NHS England; and Trustee for WaterAid.

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Steve Trent #

Co-Founder & Executive Director, Environmental Justice Foundation. He has over 25 years of experience in environmental advocacy and has undertaken field research and undercover investigations, trained environmental advocates and led successful campaigns in over 30 countries, including Bangladesh, Brazil, Cambodia, Ecuador, Indonesia, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Thailand and Vietnam.

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Dr Damien Short #

Dr Damien Short is Director of the Human Rights Consortium (HRC) and a Reader in Human Rights at the School of Advanced Study. He has spent his entire professional career working in the field of human rights, both as a scholar and human rights advocate.

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Dorothy Grace Guerrero #

Head of Policy at Global Justice Now. Dottie joined Global Justice Now in January 2017.

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Jyoti Fernandes #

Chair person and Campaigns Coordinator, Via Campesina & Land Worker’s Alliance Jyoti is a campaigns coordinator currently working on a campaign to influence DEFRA to adopt more policies to promote food sovereignty.

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Christabel Reed #

Christabel Reed is a yoga teacher and yoga therapist trained in Hatha, Ayurveda and the lineage of Krishnamacharya and Sri Desikachar. At the heart of her practice and teaching is the exploration of how we can come back to our most natural state — to our wholeness.

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Ruby Reed #

Ruby teaches an alignment based vinyasa yoga. Her teaching style engages a subtle and embodied approach that uses the breath to guide a slow, strong and creative practice. She brings an excellent knowledge of anatomy and physiology to a passion for the authentic teachings of yoga philosophy, blending these in an informed and full approach to the study of Yoga.

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