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An audio diary from the COP28 climate conference, Part 1

Sights, sounds and scenes from the largest climate gathering on the planet.

Dr. Robbie Parks joins the Agents of Change in Environmental Justice podcast to give listeners a front row seat at the largest, most consequential climate change conference on the planet.


Parks, a senior fellow of the Agents of Change program and assistant professor of Environmental Health Sciences at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health, traveled to Dubai this month for the United Nations’ COP28 conference and, over the course of the week, kept an audio diary as he navigated the bustling conference, ran into old friends, chatted with experts and explored the climate change and health intersection.

Check out Part 2 for more from Parks’ in Dubai.

The Agents of Change in Environmental Justice podcast is a biweekly podcast featuring the stories and big ideas from past and present fellows, as well as others in the field. You can see all of the past episodes here.

Listen below to Parks, and subscribe to the podcast at iTunes or Spotify.

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