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This event will take place on Wednesday 17 November 2021 at 16.00 (GMT). 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

In this webinar, we will hear from educators around the world about innovative ways they are reducing carbon emissions with the involvement of pupils and the wider school community.

About the panel

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

Harriet Lamb is the Chief Executive Officer of Ashden: a not-for-profit that seeks out and amplifies the work of organisations delivering innovative, affordable and sustainable climate solutions around the world, with a strong focus on renewable energy and climate justice. She is a passionate advocate of these inspiring climate champions, as well as the need for rapid acceleration of green jobs and skills in the UK and low-income countries.

Previously, Harriet was CEO at peacebuilding organisation International Alert and before that spent 15 years leading Fairtrade in the UK and globally, for which she was appointed a CBE. She worked in the UK on refugee and low pay issues and lived in India for six years.