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2050: Marcelo Ramos – The Broker-Dealer

2050: Marcelo Ramos – The Broker-Dealer

What is your job?  Federal congressman representing the state of Amazonas. How are you helping cool the planet through your work?  I recently presented a bill to Brazil's Congress to formalize regulation of Brazil’s voluntary

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2050: Andrea Meza – The Conductor

2050: Andrea Meza – The Conductor

  What is your job? Until recently, I was the Minister of Environment and Energy of Costa Rica, overseeing public policies regarding the environment, nature conservation, climate change, energy, sustainable development, waters, and oceans. I

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2050: Claudia Sheinbaum Pardo – The Gardener

2050: Claudia Sheinbaum Pardo – The Gardener

What is your job? I am the Mayor of Mexico City. Every day, I strive to expand the outreach of public programs to guarantee all fundamental rights to our 9.2 million people. These include the

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Getting Early Career Tech Talent into Government

Getting Early Career Tech Talent into Government

This June, the Biden administration’s new two-year fellowship program to get technologists into the U.S. federal government launches its first cohort. For Caitlin Gandhi, co-founder of the U.S. General Services Administration’s U.S. Digital Corps, it

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How Swaniti Helps Indian MPs Serve Constituents

How Swaniti Helps Indian MPs Serve Constituents

In India, an elected member of Parliament (MP) represents, on average, 2.5 million citizens. This is by far the largest political representation ratio in the world, more than three times that of the United States’

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A Miami Surfboard Salesman Turns Congressional Candidate

A Miami Surfboard Salesman Turns Congressional Candidate

As teen protesters swarmed Miami's City Hall in 2019 "with big banners and strong advocacy", their demand that the city declare a climate emergency fell on deaf ears. But one lawmaker listened: Ken Russell, the

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2050: Eleni Myrivili – The Heat Fighter

2050: Eleni Myrivili – The Heat Fighter

What is your job?  Chief Heat Officer for the city of Athens. I wake up every morning thinking about how to make Athens and other urban settings around the world greener and cooler. I also

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2050: Marvin Rees – The Urban Activist

2050: Marvin Rees – The Urban Activist

What is your job? Mayor of Bristol. I lead the council and its councilors, help provide services to Bristol's people, and represent their interests nationally and internationally. Ultimately, I am responsible for all major policy

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2050: Donald Pols – The Legal Warrior

2050: Donald Pols – The Legal Warrior

What is your job? Director, Friends of the Earth, Netherlands. I am a lobbyist and government advisor on climate change. Most recently, I used the courts to bring multinationals into a national emissions reduction regulatory

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2050: Tiago Pitta e Cunha – The Sea Greener

2050: Tiago Pitta e Cunha – The Sea Greener

What is your job? Chief Executive Director, Oceano Azul Foundation. I strive to lead and inspire my colleagues to do our utmost to help save the ocean. We build coalitions with other foundations, NGOs, citizens’

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