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Let's Fix It

Combating climate change by putting our planet first

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Gonzalo Muñoz co-founded and led TriCiclos, a leading Latin American companies when it comes to circular economy and recycling. Between 2019 and 2021 Gonzalo held the global role as one of the two UN High Level Climate Action Champions for the Conference of the Parties (COP) and from that position he co-designed and co-led the global campaigns Race To Zero, Race To Resilience and GFANZ.

Nthabiseng Mosia is brightening the lives of hundreds of thousands of people in some of Africa’s most energy-deprived nations. She helped creat Easy Solar – a pay-as-you-go solar distribution company in West Africa that makes energy affordable to those under-served by the grid.

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Gonzalo Muñoz

Co-Founder, TriCiclos

Pavitra Raja

Programme and Engagement Lead, Europe and Americas - Schwab Foundation, World Economic Forum

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Climate Change

The COP28 climate summit held in late 2023 served to focus the world’s attention on the steps necessary to avert catastrophe - and resulted in an official acknowledgement that fossil fuels are the root cause of climate change. Despite the stated aim of the Paris Agreement to limit warming to well below 2°C above pre-industrial levels, by having countries voluntarily reduce emissions of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases, the world is on track to exceed that threshold. Even 1.5°C in warming is likely to lead to punishing environmental impacts and widespread displacement.This briefing is based on the views of a wide range of experts from the World Economic Forum’s Expert Ne...

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