How to Be a Climate Change Journalist in Ukraine and Why Environmental Storytelling Can Help Spread Important Ideas

Monday, 14 September 2020, 4:00pm - 5:30pm, Internal
Since Ukraine is an agrarian country, the importance of knowledge about climate change cannot be overestimated. In fact, today we already have regions where we harvest potatoes and corn twice a year, and regions where grapes and peaches ripen, which have not even been cultivated before. It is very important to talk not only about climate change as a global catastrophe, but also about the new challenges and opportunities that come with it.

Mariana Verbovska is a journalist at ZAXID.NET in Lviv. Currently she is a Milena Jesenská Visiting Fellow at the IWM.