Felix Finkbeiner
Felix Finkbeiner FounderPlant-for-the-Planet FoundationUffing am Staffelsee, Germany

Biography

At the age of 9, Felix Finkbeiner (23), launched the youth initiative Plant-for-the-Planet to promote climate justice by planting trees. This gave rise to the Trillion Tree Campaign with the goal of planting 1 trillion trees. Over 91,000 children from 75 countries have joined Felix' idea to date.

Sessions

Save to calendar 08-07-2021 15:0008-07-2021 15:15Europe/MadridFelix Finkbeiner | Interview | Why We Need a Trillion Trees

Planting billions of trees worldwide has great potential to tackle the climate crisis, as it's one of the most efficient ways to capture CO2. In fact, one trillion trees could buy us up to 15 years to reduce our emissions to zero, while contributing to livelihoods and biodiversity. But is this feasible? How can we restore forests to keep temperature rise below 2Cº?

 

SDGs: 4, 13, 15

 
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Felix Finkbeiner | Interview | Why We Need a Trillion Trees

BforPlanet #Awareness, #Climate Emergency, #Decarbonisation, #GHG Emissions, #Global Warming, #Mitigation, #Net-Zero
Thursday, July 08 - 15:00h - 15:15h (GMT+)
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