For over 50 years, Paul Hawken has dedicated his life to sustainability and changing the relationship between people and the environment. The face behind Project Drawdown – the most comprehensive plan ever proposed to reverse global warming – and author of seven other influential books, including ‘The Ecology of Commerce’, Hawken has been a renowned thought leader on sustainability and climate change.

Drawdown is his latest publication, comprising of a collaboration between researchers, scientists and others to bring together 100 most substantive solutions to global warming. The best part is – many of the solutions already exist. Our work now is to accelerate the action and growth of what is possible fast!

“When asked if I am pessimistic or optimistic about the future, my answer is always the same: If you look at the science about what is happening on earth and aren’t pessimistic, you don’t understand data. But if you meet the people who are working to restore this earth and the lives of the poor, and you aren’t optimistic, you haven’t got a pulse. ”


Sat 10 / Feb 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm


The Dome
Birrarung Marr, Melbourne, VIC 3000 Australia


FULL: $30
Concession: $25

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