Works

Experienced in working across sectors, organisations and geographies with a wide range of competencies. I work full-time on projects, or as a consultant, join or create teams. Always happy to collaborate, get creative – think upside down, weave and bring together my contacts with the right expertise for partnerships.

Specialist Areas

  • Climate policy, advocacy and campaigns
  • Strategy and project management
  • Climate change, energy access, air pollution and climate finance research
  • External affairs – stakeholder engagement, coalition building and facilitation
  • Strategic communications and events

See below some examples of my work.

Some climate projects & Strategy

  • Zero Carbon Lake District Pound – in development
  • Sustainable Finance Sculpture Project – here
  • OurVoices – here, Green Faith – here. HK Interfaith Climate Network – here. Global Catholic Climate Change Movement – here. Global Buddhist Climate Change Collective –here
  • HK Climate Change Forum – here
  • PlanetEden/EdenVentures – own intiative
  • Climate Change Business Forum – here Business Environment Council – here

Some Policy & research

Have attended many UN Conference of the Parties (COPs) since Bali (2007). Done multiple policy briefings and responded to government consultations and have a good understanding of international climate policy, with keen interest in China and the UK’s climate policy. Some research listed below that is not linked was for private clients.

  • Buddhist Climate Policy Statement to World Leaders – here. Interfaith Climate Policy Statements to World Leaders – here
  • What’s Next for Climate Action?
  • Financing Energy Access for the Poorest
  • Impact Investments in Decentralised Renewable Energy and Innovative Finance Vehicles
  • Levers of Change, Divest- Invest
  • Independent Sustainabilty Review. A Net Negative or Net Positive Gain?
  • Business Guide to Emission Reduction – here.
  • Eco-Parish GHG Reduction Guide – here
  • Every Building a Powerhouse – here
  • Carbon Markets and What they Mean for Asia and HK
  • REDD+, deforestation and Asia

Some CAMPAIGNs

  • Shine: Investing in Energy Access for All – here
  • Faiths4ParisAgreement  – here  Faith4ClimateAction here. 
  • Light4Lima – here
  • People’s Climate Pilgrimage – here.
  • Low Carbon – What’s Your Story Campaign? Saatchi & Saatchi, Isobar and Climate Change Business Forum – here

SOME PUBLISHED WRITING

  • For Peat’s Sake: Hope for a Hot Planet – The Royal Geographical Society, HK – here
  • The Great Break Up: Larsen B – The Royal Geographical Society, HK – here
  • Cities Must Adapt to Climate Change or Risk Disaster, SCMP – here
  • Climate Change Battle Can Unite People of All Faiths, SCMP – here
  • Hong Kong Steps Up Commitments to Reduce Emissions, Business Wire China – here
  • A Few Holes to Fill in Climate Action Plan, SCMP – here
  • Carbon Trading Goes East, Ecozine – here
  • From the Scary to the Feasible – Geoengineering, Ecozine – here
  • Mission to Set a Spotlight on a Fragile World, SCMP – here

Some events & facilitation

  • Tessa Tennant Lifetime Achievement Event – here
  • Divest-Invest, COP22 – here
  • High-level Climate Statement Handover – here. 
  • People’s Pilgrimage for Climate Action – video here and The Moral Imperative of Climate Change – here
  • People’s Climate March with 350.org – here
  • Building Resilience to Climate Change and Urban Adaptation in Asia. 3rd International Climate Conference, ICCC2014 – here
  • Integrated Reporting and Sustainability Communications Master Class with Futerra – here
  • Climate change ‘Hot Air’ gig – fun!
  • Carbon Grills – ‘grill’ the climate experts
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