Media Advisories

Here is a listing of the Media Advisories for programs produced and presented by Facing Future, which works in conjunction with the International Society for Ecological Economics (ISEE). They are designed to advise the media of our program’s guests and subject content for a given day. Once a given program’s video production has been completed the “Program Video Link” link is included in the listing. Clicking on the link will take you to the associated video on our YouTube channel.

COP26 Glasgow (October 31 – November 12, 2021) Program Listing:

October 31, 2021 - 2:00 PM GMT

Transforming Our Lives in the Face of Crisis

In Glasgow, on the opening day of COP, a press conference will invite COP26 to get real about adaptation as the primary challenge now facing us. Said Dr. Rupert Read, co-editor of ‘Deep Adaptation’, “To get serious, COP would put . . .

November 3, 2021 - 5:00 PM GMT

Youth Activists

Join Rupert Read as he engages three youth activists Luisa Neubauer, Meera Dasgupta and Ecem Albayrak on their goals and activities. . . .

November 4, 2021 - 5:00 PM GMT

Methane – A Climate Monster

The AR6 recognizes that the release of  Methane, a greenhouse gas over 80 times more potent than CO2 when first released, poses a serious threat.  Stored below the melting permafrost, emitted by cows and other ruminants,  seeping from manure pits . . .

November 6, 2021 - 1:15 PM GMT

Melt Down at the Poles

Join Dr. Peter Wadhams, Paul Beckwith and Dale Walkonen as they discuss the state of the polar regions and their critical role in regulating the Earth's climate. . . .

November 9, 2021 - 5:45 PM GMT

COP Compliance and the Rule of Law

Join Raya Salter, John Fitzgerald and Dan Galpern as they take up the enforcement challenge and “sue the bastards” to defeat the climate crisis by any legal means necessary. Stream can be found here: https://unfccc-cop26.streamworld.de/program . Look for the organization: . . .

November 10, 2021 - 5:00 PM GMT

Food Matters – Transforming Agriculture to Protect the Planet

The way we do agriculture in most of the world,  using 75% of the land to graze and grow  feed for animals that we eat  is a recipe for pessimism about our survival.  We're wasting resources like groundwater and soil that . . .

November 10, 2021 - 5:45 PM GMT

Ecological Economics and the Threat of Constant Growth

This press conference titled, 'Ecological Economics and the Threat of Constant Growth,' will invite COP26 to embrace ecological economics and challenge the neoclassical economic paradigm that has led to climate catastrophe. Stream can be found here: https://unfccc-cop26.streamworld.de/program . Look for . . .

November 11, 2021 - 2:45 PM GMT

The Power of Polar Education

A change in the polar ice was first noticed in the Arctic back in the 1980s. With the Arctic amplification, the region is experiencing the most extreme effects of global warming. These effects, however, don’t stop in the Arctic, but . . .

November 11, 2011 - 3:30 PM GMT

The Ethics of Unity

Near the end of COP26, the climate crisis is accelerating toward a planet-wide disaster, there is still a terrifying lack of unity of purpose, and no real action to halt the painful descent toward extinction, despite the many scientists' warnings . . .