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Empowering the Youth & Women in India - Tessie

Empowering the Youth & Women in India - Tessie

Update: 2021-07-26
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Tess is a 17 year old activist with many projects up her sleeve! I got to talk to her about these as well as how the climate crisis is impacting India & what we can, and should, do to help. She is also a fellow Climate Ambassador! You can follow her on Instagram @tessie.ie.hungry. Don't forget to rate, review, share, and if you can, please support this podcast on Patreon ( https://www.patreon.com/bookofleaves ). More on: http://bookofleavespodcast.com/


  • [04:35 ] Tess’s introduction and what prompted her to be a climate justice activist.
  • [07:50 ] What prompted social justice activism.
  • [12:10 ] Examples of how climate change has affected India.
  • [18:00 ] How the climate crisis is a gender issue.
  • [20:40 ] Tess’s advice for how we can help these communities in India.
  • [23:50 ] The Re-Earth initiative & the many other projects Tess works on like Able2Change app & Climate Assembly Eire.
  • [30:20 ] What obstacles Tess has met as a young person in the climate movement.
  • [35:20 ] How people can get involved with the project she’s involved in.
  • [38:10 ] What would you ask of older generations?
  • [40:20 ] Random questions!

 

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Empowering the Youth & Women in India - Tessie

Empowering the Youth & Women in India - Tessie