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This event will take place on Wednesday 13 October 2021 at 16.00 (BST). Find your local time for this event.

*Please note the above date change for this event. Attendees who have already signed up will be contacted and informed of the new date and do not need to re-register.*

About the webinar

Learn how schools around the world can get involved with The Climate Connection in this crucial year of the UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26).

Our global panel of educators will be discussing professional development courses for teachers, with practical support to help young people be inspired and act for positive change.

About the panel

This will be a panel event, with speakers from around the world, followed by questions from the audience.

Matt Larsen-Daw is Education Manager for WWF-UK. He is responsible for WWF-UK’s schools strategy and live learning programme, and previously designed and delivered the global education programme around the Our Planet nature series and the feature film David Attenborough: A Life On Our Planet. Matt sits on the Sustainable Schools Coalition behind the Let’s Go Zero 2030 campaign, and is a member of the Future Proof Ed Consortium seeking reform in education to enable a sustainable future. His previous experience includes leading the development and launch of the UK Charter for Trees, Woods and People, and in enabling the involvement of issue-affected communities around the world in advocacy and decision-making through participatory photography. Matt is also Chair of the socio-educational charity HVP Nepal-UK.