The British Council’s international climate champions (ICC) project aims to give young people between 18 and 23 years a voice on environmental issues, to improve understanding and inspire positive actions to mitigate the effects of climate change. This event will showcase the local champions and shape their role over the coming year. Come and discover how you can help with their local projects.
The journalist explores the global food crises of climate change, GM and infrastructure that result in famine across the world and threaten the survival of cities. Rosie is Food Advisor to the Mayor of London.
The prolific writer and diplomat Shashi Tharoor reflects on India in the twenty-first century and the diversity of culture. Among his many acclaimed works are The Great Indian Novel, The Elephant, the Tiger and the Cell Phone: Reflections on India in the 21st Century and Bookless in Baghdad.
Is economic growth at the expense of social development? Meghnad Desai, Shoma Chaudhury, Tarun Tejpal, Rakesh Gupta and The Week's Nikita Dovalexplore the intricacies and impact of economic growth in India and the social consequences.