This November the UK will host the 26th Conference of Parties on Climate Change. We find out what a COP is, why they haven't worked so far, and what locals are doing to take part. With Nathan Thanki of the Global Campaign to Demand Climate Justice, Quan Nguyen of the UK COP26 Coalition, and Jill Eastland of the Cambridge COP26 Coalition group. With … [Read more...]
Listen to 7th Generation on the 1st Wednesday of every month at 9pm.
Writer, and three-time mayor of Ely, Mike Rouse and South Cambs resident John Baker join the 7th Generation team this month to share memories and lore of childhood and nature in the fens. We also meet academic Nicola Walshe and Ruth Sapsed of Cambridge Curiosity and Imagination and find out how Robert Macfarlane's book The Lost Words is being used … [Read more...]
New Ideas for a New Year: solving the environmental crisis is going to take new ways of thinking. This month, the team explores two 21st Century ideas which approach the problem and finds out about Doughnut Economics from Geraint Davies and Diner Ismail of the Cambridge Doughnut Economic Action Group and talk to both Sarah Allan, who helped lead … [Read more...]