Tara Shine, Head of Policy and Research at the Mary Robinson Foundation - Climate Justice, tells us at D&C Days 2014 that working towards zero poverty and zero emissions are 'fully compatible strategies'.
Ali Tauqeer Sheikh, CEO of LEAD Pakistan & Director for Asia at CDKN tells us that #zerozero 'will require fundamental changes in institutional structures, financial allocations and overall political will to move in this direction'.
We talked to Red Cross volunteers about their experiences at D&C Days 2014. One told us that she felt 'very inspired' and that the goal of zero poverty and zero emissions within a generation could be accomplished if the right steps are taken.
Neil Leary, Director of the Center for Sustainability Education at Dickinson College, talks to us at D&C Days 2014 and tells us that right now, the most important thing is that we 'start taking that first step - we don't have to have the solution...just start moving in that direction'.
Farhana Yamin, Founder and CEO, Track 0,and Associate Fellow at Chatham House, talks to us at D&C Days 2014 - 'achieving the goals of zero emissions and zero poverty is challenging and difficult, but it's also possible'.