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Leadership and Climate Change:
Does anyone really have the courage to take it on?

This free public event was held as a partnership between the Environment Institute and the Leaders Institute of South Australia.

A high-profile panel discussed the complex and 'wicked' problem of climate change and leadership

The panellists debating 'Leadership in a Changing Climate' were:

  • Senator Penny Wong, Minister for Finance and Deregulation
  • Andrew Stock, Director, Executive Projects, Origin Energy Ltd
  • David Klingberg AO-Chairman, Centrex Metals
  • Right Hon. Stephen Yarwood, Lord Mayor of Adelaide
  • Prof. Mike Young, Executive Director, University of Adelaide's Environment Institute
  • David Knox, Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director
    Santos Limited
Annabel Crabb used her unique style and natural wit to make this leadership debate a stand out.

Download the audio from this discussion here:


Thursday 29 September

Leadership & Climate Change

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Watch the video footage from this event on the Environment Institute YouTube channel


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