Zoom Logo

Our Kids' Climate - How to Talk to Children about Climate - Shared screen with speaker view
Purnima Ramakrishnan
21:36
I'm Purnima Ramakrishnan from India and I'm happy to be here and listen to Harriet speak.
Earth Day Network
21:37
Good morning everyone! My name is Tracey Ritchie and I am with Earth Day Network in Washington, DC
Our Kids Climate OKC
21:41
Lovely to meet you all!
Purnima Ramakrishnan
22:13
I'm with the Heartfulness Institute.
Our Kids Climate OKC
22:16
I am Becky from Our Kids' Climate. I am based in the UK and keeping an eye on the chat!!
Georgia Prasad
24:06
Hi all, I'm Georgia Prasad - the Environmental Education Officer at Greenpeace UK. Looking forward to the webinar today!
Our Kids Climate OKC
26:38
Hi guys - some of you have raised your hand, but we are just using the chat to speak in this webinar. If you have an indiv question for me you can reach out on the Q&A tab! So exciting to have so many of us here!
Sanjin (Son-Yin) Zeco
27:40
Hi, this is Sanjin Zeco (Son-Yin) from Toronto, Canada. I have a 16 month old daughter and 2 year old nephew.
Miriam Akera
28:41
Hello, Miriam here from Child Space Uganda, an NGO working on climate change awareness among children and youth. Glad to be a part of today's webinar
Pia Björstrand
29:09
Hello! Pia Björstrand, Nyköping Sweden. I have two sons who are 10 and 12 years old. They've joined me in climate strikes. I speak to them about the climate crisis sometimes but not too often since it makes them very sad.
Gina she/her
29:13
I'm Gina Mudge, Nursery school teacher and Mum of two (7 and 4) I talk to my children every day about the climate/ecological crisis but worried that that's too much
Claire McPhee
31:00
Hello everyone! Ghislaine, JP and I are co-writing a series of 10 storybooks for kids with the UK based (but internationally reaching) charity ClimateScience. We are excited to me here!
Eileen McGinnis
32:23
Eileen hear from Austin, TX in the United States. I have a 5 yo son, and last year I created a parents’ climate group to support, educate, and mobilize local caregivers.
Toope Harris
35:13
Just ordered your book Harriet - thank you!
Purnima Ramakrishnan
35:16
thank you Harriet.
Lesa Walker
37:35
Lesa Walker from Austin Texas. Associated with several groups: The Parents Climate Community-Austin; Climate Reality Austin Chapter; and Environmental Defense Fund.
Our Kids Climate OKC
39:39
Have been asked whether possible to watch a recording
Our Kids Climate OKC
39:48
Yes, we are recording this
Our Kids Climate OKC
40:16
Please email hello@ourkidsclimate.org to request a recording. Thanks, B
maribrunini
41:09
Hi, I arrived late, but it’s Mari Brunini from Famílias pelo Clima/PFF Brazil here
Carly Mulvey
41:16
Hi, Carly, just a mom from New Jersey (US) to a 3.5 yo and 6 yo. Trying to learn more so I can teach my children, maybe educated my community and hopefully impact my kids future in the most positive way possible.
Lesa Walker
41:33
Can you please post the names of all the presenters, their contact info, and the titles of their books and programs. Thanks!
Our Kids Climate OKC
41:36
Welcome everyone!! It's great to have you here!
Our Kids Climate OKC
44:57
Yes, sure - panellists are .... Harriet Shugarman, Climate Mama, Xoli Fuyani, Earth Child, Herbert Murungi, RESI-Uganda and Frida Berry Eklund, co-founder of Our Kids' Climate.
Our Kids Climate OKC
45:24
Our Instagram is @ourkidsclimate
Purnima Ramakrishnan
46:00
I have a question for Harriet.
Our Kids Climate OKC
46:07
As mentioned, there is a comp there to win Harriet's book and Herbert's book too.
Our Kids Climate OKC
46:39
We will move onto questions after Frida's contribution
Purnima Ramakrishnan
47:39
Harriet - How can we empathetically tell our children that the different emotions they feel can be diverted to something useful and beneficial action? And how could we ensure doing that especially now during the lockdown times?
Marjory Louis-Mard
50:14
Hello everyone from Haiti
Joseph Burgis
51:02
“7 out of 10 children are concerned about environment” Can we have a source for that data?
Our Kids Climate OKC
52:39
Harriet and Herbert's books are avail on amazon, in independent book shops. Harriet's book is also avail from new society publishers direct.
Our Kids Climate OKC
53:01
Frida's book is coming out in November.
Emma Powell
54:50
I have been arrested for XR and my son is frightened for me and for his future. he’s 12 and is nervous of protests now. nobody at his school seems to talk about the environment. how do you suggest I help him?
s
54:51
Could you please talk about forest kindergartens, school gardens, and nature based playgrounds?
s
55:06
Could you please talk about forest kindergartens, school gardens, and nature based playgrounds? How can school buildings become more eco friendly? Are children inspired by LEED buildings?
s
55:36
how can we incorporate sustainability into a child’s faith life?
ram kumar
59:42
whenever I talk with my friends and classmates about climate change they are curious and even myself about finding solutions for the same but we end in a confusion about which is the best career path to directly work for climate change mitigation ? Ramkumar from India
Claudine, YFC Alsace
01:05:00
Hello, Claudine Haefele, from Strasbourg, Fr (Youth For Climate)we started YFC 2 years ago, an organisation who is taking action on the streets and reaching out to MEPs (Members of the European Parliament) > to participate in youth-led civil-society lobbying towards MEPs is a very inspiring for those participating in these talks!
Claudine, YFC Alsace
01:08:07
To Pia Björstrand: I would be happy to have a short talk with you after this webinar; would you be free for that?
ram kumar
01:11:09
Thankyou very much all the panelists and the host for taking my question into consideration . well, I am much passionate about solving water crisis and waste management . hope that is a fair idea . Thankyou once again all the panelists and the host.
ram kumar
01:11:14
with wishes
ram kumar
01:11:30
Ramkumar.R from India🇮🇳
Emma Nicholls
01:13:09
My 8 year old is already the same - wants to keep eating meat and going on holiday abroad
Emma Nicholls
01:19:24
Thank you so much, that was really helpful and reassuring too
Lesa Walker
01:19:45
Thank you so much! This was wonderful!
Our Kids Climate OKC
01:19:49
Thank you everyone for joining.
Anna
01:19:51
Thank you all from Anna in Sweden
Joseph Burgis
01:19:55
Wonderful presentation!
Gina she/her
01:19:56
Thanks all!
Pia Björstrand
01:19:57
Claudine; yes that's ok. Not sure how but you can email me on pia.bjorstrand@hotmail.com
Georgia Prasad
01:20:00
thank you :)
Toope Harris
01:20:02
Thanks so much!!
Earth Day Network
01:20:03
Thank you! THis was wonderful!
Our Kids Climate OKC
01:20:03
Keep in touch - hello@ourkidsclimate.org
maribrunini
01:20:04
Thank you very much for this :)
Pia Björstrand
01:20:09
Thank you! :-)
Our Kids Climate OKC
01:20:15
and also our social channels!
ram kumar
01:20:25
thanks all