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Helen Clarkson

Helen Clarkson joined The Climate Group in March 2017 as its chief executive officer. In addition to leading the growing Climate Group team, she sits on the board of the We Mean Business Coalition. Prior to joining The Climate Group, she worked at Forum for the Future where she founded the organization’s US office. At Forum, she led work with large US corporations such as Target, Walmart, Nike, Gap, and Levi Strauss & Co. to solve complex sustainability challenges at both the organisational and broader systemic level. She joined Forum from Médecins Sans Frontières where she worked on humanitarian missions in countries including Democratic Republic of Congo, Sudan, Pakistan and Nigeria. She qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Deloitte, and has an undergraduate degree in Philosophy from Cambridge University, and a master’s degree from Birkbeck College, University of London.

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Climate Change in the City: Sustainable and Nature-Friendly Responses

Helen Clarkson, Emma Howard Boyd, Peter Madden, Katrin Stjernfeldt Jammeh

How can we use green infrastructure to tackle climate change and also ensure that our responses make cities greener and better places to live?

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18 October 2019 11:15am - 12:15pm Watershed