Climate and Poverty: Exclusive Interview with Lord Nicholas Stern
We recently spoke to Lord Nicholas stern, ex Chief Economist at the World Bank and author of the groundbreaking Stern Review. Lord Stern warned of the potential impact of climate change on conflict and vice versa, identifying the poorest people as those who are “hit hardest”. These links have taken geopolitical centre-stage in the past weeks, as gas prices soar across Europe and fears of conflict driven food shortages multiply. For a vital conversation on the social impact of climate change - from exacerbating conflict to damaging public health - check out the full interview.