In the last few years, podcasts have become the new norm, we listen to them while cleaning, working out, driving, or even cooking. As podcasts become ‘the’ new form of entertainment, a variety of themes grow as demand spikes
Here is a short list of podcasts that can provide you further insight and information on climate change, environmental awareness, sustainability hacks, and more!
1. Outrage and Optimism
This climate podcast features influential guests from all walks of life as well as from many different sectors: eg. government, business, activism, religion, and culture. It features talks with British broadcaster David Attenborough, youth leader, Greta Thunberg, and many others! It is a witty balance of outrage and optimism, that we need to address the climate crisis we are facing. Hosted by Christiana Figueres, Tom Rivett-Carnac, and Paul Dickinson.
2. Who Cares Wins with Lily Cole
Some of today’s most topical issues polarise people. In Who Cares Wins with Lily Cole, Lily breaks down the echo chambers of modern life, exploring the nuance of debate and the power of conversation in finding our way to solutions. Interviewing leading experts, activists and founders on topics such as technology, food, gender and capitalism, Who Cares Wins with Lily Cole encourages us to listen deeply, and choose optimism. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
Sustainable(ish) is a podcast for the imperfect, the ones that want to learn about the way their actions really affect their planet and ready to make some small changes. Hosted by Jen Gale, this podcast features important people talking about the changes they are making as well as the businesses and campaigns they are running. The podcast provides refreshing advice on sustainable (ish) living, parenting, and fighting food waste. The encouraging tone will definitely impact you!
4. eco-nnect TALKS
eco-nnect TALKS are conversations with leaders in the sustainability sector, as well as deep dives into different sectors within sustainability. Listen in for powerful stories, insightful tips and inspirational projects.
5. Mothers of invention
Mothers of Invention is a feminist climate change podcast offering solutions from (mostly) women around the world. Each episode features women driving powerful solutions to climate change. Hosted by Mary Robinson, the first female President of Ireland and climate justice campaigner as well as Maeve Higgins, Irish comedian based in NY and a contributing writer for the New York Times.
6. Climate Changers
Climate Changers features interviews with remarkable entrepreneurs, scientists, activists, educators, and other leaders who are taking initiatives as we face a growing climate crisis. It is directed at people who want to hear real stories of individuals who are on the front lines of creating change with novel and sustainable ideas.