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40 Interviews in Davos

David Kroodsma | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
David Kroodsma

The global community faces countless issues, and as many of leaders said in these interviews, it will take much more than just talk to solve them.

A Climate Deal: Serious Materials

David Kroodsma | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Kroodsma

Since the mid 80's, Kevin Surace has been a leader in designing semiconductors and electronics. Now he makes drywall and windows. Why do these materials require high-tech engineering?

CEO of Manpower: We Have Entered "The Human Age"

David Kroodsma | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
David Kroodsma

Manpower Inc. believes that the global economy has fundamentally changed. The focus is now on you.

Why Climate Deal Day?

David Kroodsma | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Kroodsma

Solving climate change could be the best bargain ever offered to humanity. A number of studies have estimated that we should invest roughly $500 bill...

Governments Have Reached a Deal -- Now It's Our Turn

David Kroodsma | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Kroodsma

After two weeks of negotiations in Cancun, governments of the world have reached a global climate deal. Now, it is our turn.

Lord Stern: Not a "Singing and Dancing" Agreement, But Progress (VIDEO)

David Kroodsma | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Kroodsma

Last week, in the midst of COP16, I caught up with Lord Nicholas Stern at the World Climate Summit.

How Can We Stop the Backslide of Public Opinion? Thought Leaders in Cancun Respond

David Kroodsma | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Kroodsma

Climate science communication is in an abysmal state. Despite an unprecedented agreement among scientists, much of the public remains unconvinced. We need to do better.

Andy Revkin: How Does Our Collective Failure Make You Feel?

David Kroodsma | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Kroodsma

This is article 2 of 8 in the series about interviews with speakers at Cancun's "Forum on Communicating Climate Change." Click here to read the intr...

Jennifer Scott: A Survey of COP16 Participants Reveals Deep Pessimism

David Kroodsma | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Kroodsma

This is article 3 of 8 in the series about interviews with speakers at Cancun's "Forum on Communicating Climate Change." Click here to read the prev...

Anthony Leiserowitz: The Global Diversity of Opinion on Climate Change

David Kroodsma | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Kroodsma

This is article 4 of 8 in the series about interviews with speakers at Cancun's "Forum on Communicating Climate Change." Click here to read the intr...

Doug Boucher: How Concerned Scientists Have Responded to Our Climate Change Failures

David Kroodsma | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Kroodsma

This is article 5 of 8 in the series about interviews with speakers at Cancun's "Forum on Communicating Climate Change." Click here to read the intr...

Eileen Claussen: What Is the Road Forward?

David Kroodsma | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Kroodsma

This is article 6 of 8 in the series about interviews with speakers at Cancun's "Forum on Communicating Climate Change." Click here to read the intr...

Colin Beavan: How does "No Impact Man" talk about Progress?

David Kroodsma | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Kroodsma

This is article 7 of 8 in the series about interviews with speakers at Cancun's "Forum on Communicating Climate Change." Click here to read the intr...

Gonzalo Canseco: Why did Mexico Choose Climate Change Communication?

David Kroodsma | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Kroodsma

This is article 8 of 8 in the series about interviews with speakers at Cancun's "Forum on Communicating Climate Change." Click here to read the intro...

A Better Voice for Environmentalism: Sir Richard Branson (VIDEO)

David Kroodsma | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Kroodsma

2010-12-08-branson.jpgToo often solving climate change is framed as sacrifice, as "cutting pollution," implying a lower quality of life. Branson's message is the opposite.

The Gigaton Awards: A Race to the Top

David Kroodsma | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Kroodsma

What if solving climate change were a race to the top? What if companies were in competition to win the next industrial revolution, with the winners being those who most reduced their greenhouse gas pollution?

A Question for Bill McKibben: What is the Point of Your Events? VIDEO

David Kroodsma | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Kroodsma

Here in Cancún, I tracked down Bill McKibben, the founder of 350.org, to ask him this question: What is the point of these events? You are getting attention, but to what end? His answer was so simple it was obvious.

What Are CEOs Doing at COP16? - VIDEO

David Kroodsma | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Kroodsma

If fighting climate change really is good for business, why has the U.S. failed to pass climate legislation?