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COP28: All Access with Redi Tlhabi

Join award-winning journalist Redi Tlhabi and a selection of guests, from leaders to policy-makers and climate activists, as they unpack what COP28 means for South Africa and the continent. In partnership with Investec Focus Radio, this four-part podcast series brings you the latest developments on the ground from the UN climate summit in Dubai.  


Listen to episode 4 (latest)

In this episode, we hear from:
• Simon Steele, Executive Secretary of the Secretariat of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change
• Kumi Naidoo, Human Rights and Climate Justice Activist
• Faten Aggad, Senior Advisor on Climate Diplomacy and Geopolitics at the African Climate Foundation

Listen to episode 3

In this episode, hear from: H.E Shamma bint Suhail bin Faris Al Mazrouei, Youth Climate Champion and Minister of State for Youth Affairs in UAE, Ellyanne Wanjiku, Chlystun Githae, 13-year-old Climate Activist and Kumi Naidoo, Human Rights and Climate Justice Activist. 

Listen to episode 2

In this episode, hear from: Shameela Soobramoney, CEO of the National Business Institute, Marc Kahn, Investec Chief Strategy and Sustainability Officer and Dr Omar Farouk Obrahim, Secretary General African Petroleum Producers' Organisation. 

Listen to episode 1

In this episode, hear from: António Guterres, UN Secretary General; Barbara Creecy, SA Minister of Forestry, Fisheries & Environmental Affairs, Dr Crispian Olver, Executive Director, SA Presidential Climate Commission and Inger Andersen, Executive Director, UN Environment Programme.

Redi Tlhabi - Journalist
Redi Tlhabi is a distinguished, senior South African journalist, moderator and author, with over 25 years of experience in international media. She is currently a presenter on a global radio program on BBC World Service. She travels all over the world, moderating high-level events and panel discussions on food security, sustainability, gender inequality, democracy and social justice.

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