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David Lindo is The Urban Birder – broadcaster, writer and educator. His mission is to engage city folk with the environment through the medium of birds. Caroline Lucas, MP is the former leader of the Green Party: her mission is to make policies to save the planet and its people. Join their conversation about making a change, diversity and our future relationship with nature.
Broadcaster and author David Lindo, is an avid birder, broadcaster and ambassador for wildlife. His ethos is to connect city folk with the nature that surrounds them through the medium of birds. Author of How to be an Urban Birder, he is Vice-President of the Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust, Honorary President of the Colombia Bird Fair and was recently named as the 7th Most Influential Person in Wildlife by BBC Wildlife Magazine.
As the Green Party’s first MP, Caroline Lucas has represented Brighton Pavilion since 2010. Previously she served as an MEP for 11 years, and as an Oxfordshire councillor. She has also been elected both as the Party Leader and its Co-Leader, with Jonathan Bartley.
She is Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Climate Change, Co-Chair of the group on Fuel Poverty, and Vice Chair of Parliamentary Groups on Animal Welfare, Public and Commercial Services and Sustainable Housing. She is also a member of Parliament’s Environmental Audit Committee and co-chair of IPPR’s Environmental Justice Commission.
Caroline has consistently been voted the UK’s most ethical politician, and has won awards for her work on tackling social exclusion, wildlife protection, and women’s rights, and is in the Environment Agency’s Top 100 Eco-Heroes of all time. Her book, Honourable Friends: Parliament and the fight for change makes a passionate case for parliamentary reform.