Maya Chandrasekaran

Maya Chandrasekaran
Collaboration and collective impact - for just and sustainable climate action
Collaboration for systems change can greatly help to align diverse stakeholders to achieve a collective impact and share outcomes while dealing with climate change. Posted on 13 Feb, 2022 04:48 AM

The climate crisis is everyone's crisis and solutions are multidimensional.  Different players need to embrace the inter-connected, dynamic, and emergent nature of our systems.

Collective action to tackle climate change (Image Source: Usha Dewani)
Combining nature, wisdom and science - to tackle climate change
Preserving diversity in nature by combining traditional wisdom with science can greatly help in developing healthy ecosystems to tackle climate change. Posted on 01 Feb, 2022 12:37 PM

Today, rapid industrialisation, economic growth and migration to urban areas have changed how we relate to nature. The interconnection is now clearly exploitative.

Combining nature, wisdom and science to cope with climate change (Image Source: Pankaj Oudhia via Wikimedia Commons)
Tools and opportunities for climate action
While the shift to a low carbon world is essential, it is crucial that it is just and equitable and that it presents everyone with equal access to tools and opportunities to make a difference. Posted on 24 Jan, 2022 08:34 PM

The threat of climate change is real

Solve Ninjas at work (Image Source: Reap Benefit)
Data - as a driver of change
Data can act as a powerful tool to tackle climate change through catalysing climate innovation and influencing decisionmaking. Posted on 09 Jan, 2022 10:33 PM

We are experiencing a dual paradigm shift -- on the one hand climate shocks are increasing in frequency, intensity and impact. At the same time, a data revolution is unfolding and more information is being generated now than ever before, offering unprecedented opportunities to catalyse climate innovation and influence decision-making.

Data as apowerful tool to tackle climate change (Image Source: José Manuel Suárez, Wikimedia Commons)
Shared language for climate action
How can climate change communication reach the unreached to build awareness and propel action? Posted on 30 Dec, 2021 03:01 PM

Simplified and shared language on climate change

Shared language for climate change (Image Source: McKay Savage on Flickr via Wikimedia Commons)
Climate finance, a critical lever to tackle climate change!
Dealing with climate change calls for better access to finance for multiple connected sectors across energy, agriculture and transport. Posted on 16 Dec, 2021 04:49 AM

Climate finance is a critical lever for addressing climate change needs. But to address this crisis, we need to invest in multiple, interconnected connected sectors across energy, agriculture and mobility. Many of these today struggle for access to finance.

Access to finance crucial for dealing with climate change (Image Source: Good Energies)
Leaving no one behind!
Will it be possible to ensure equity and justice while balancing climate action goals with economic progress? Posted on 06 Dec, 2021 10:34 PM

The earth is heating up!

Taking everyone along while achieving a balance between economic growth and climate goals is crucial (Image Source:  Good Energies)