BFM 89.9

Podcast  >  Bigger Picture  >  Earth Matters  >  There's No Planet B: Global Climate Governance

There's No Planet B: Global Climate Governance

Dr Helena Varkkey, Associate Professor, Department of International and Strategic Studies, Universiti Malaya

13-Apr-22 15:00

There's No Planet B: Global Climate Governance

In our new series, There's No Planet B, we want to share everything you need to know about the climate crisis. We previously touched on why we're in a climate crisis, and also the effects of the crisis. In this third episode, we want to explore climate governance - the processes involved in building global-scale climate solutions, and how these international policies are eventually created and supposedly executed. Yet despite having Protocols, Accords, COP's, Action Plans, Agreements etc. the dire warnings and scientific consensus have failed to enact much change for the survival of people and the planet. Why? We explore this and more with Dr Helena Varkkey, an Associate Professor from the Department of International and Strategic Studies at the University of Malaya, who is also part of the team behind Bite-Size Climate Action.

Image credit: EPA

Produced by: Juliet Jacobs

Presented by: Juliet Jacobs

Download the BFM mobile app. Stay at home and stay up-to-date.

Tags:  the bigger picture#gogreenclimate crisisclimate changeglobal warmingclimate action#bitesizeclimateaction#savetheplanetEnergy, EnvironmentEnvironment/Sustainabilityenvironment

Share this podcast

Play / Pause

Listen now : BFM 89.9 -- The Business Station

Today’s Shows

10:00 AM

Pick of the Pops (REPEAT)

Epi451 - Hits From The 60s to 80s

12:00 PM

Bar None (REPEAT)

1:00 PM

Ringgit and Sense (REPEAT)

Your First Credit Card; Hann Liew, CEO, RinggitPlus

1:30 PM

The Property Show (REPEAT)

How Temporary is China's Property Market Dip?; Christine Li , Head of Research, Asia Pacific, Knight Frank

2:00 PM

BBC World Service

3:00 PM

By the Book (REPEAT)

Book Club June 2022 - Queen of the Tiles

4:00 PM

The Bigger Picture (REPEAT)

Tajuddin Spills the Tea; Dr Bridget Welsh, Honorary Research Associate, University of Nottingham Asia Research Institute-Malaysia

5:00 PM

TED Radio Hour

6:00 PM

Earth Matters (REPEAT)

Bonn Climate Change Conference - More Blah Blah, Than Rah Rah; Meenakshi Raman, President, Sahabat Alam Malaysia (SAM), Head of Programmes, Third World Network (TWN)

7:00 PM

Back To Back (REPEAT)

EP26 - Glastonbury Festival 2022

8:00 PM

Track By Track (REPEAT)

EP26: Paul McCartney and Wings' Band on the Run

9:00 PM

The Selector