Episode 11 : Sustainability

Due to social distancing measures, lock down and a subsequent decrease in social and economic activity during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Co2 emissions have been reduced significantly. The virus has achieved in a short period of time, what nations and countries committed to the international Paris Declaration on Climate Change have not managed to achieve. Has the COVID-19 pandemic raised awareness for the need to protect the environment and promote a more sustainable pathway? To discuss this, Khaya Sithole spoke to Professor Mark Swilling and Alex Lenferna.