conservation

126. Sofia Heinonen: Rewilding Argentina and beyond

Host Sue Stockdale talks to Sofia Heinonen, a dedicated biologist and Executive Director of Rewilding Argentina. Sofia shares her journey from a young girl fascinated by the natural world to leading significant conservation efforts in Argentina and beyond. Sophia’s early experiences with biodiversity and bird watching sparked a lifelong passion for conservation. She discusses her…

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125. Jeremy Fish and Lucy Constable Fernandez: The enduring impact of Raleigh International

Dive deep into the heart of Raleigh International in episode 125 of the Access to Inspiration podcast. Sue Stockdale talks to Managing Director Lucy Constable Fernandez and UK Alumni Society co-chair Jeremy Fish about the  transformative power of Raleigh expeditions, sharing personal experiences and insights into the organisation’s evolution from past to present. Jeremy shares…

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122. Roderick Aitken: Sourcing Sustainable Timber

In episode 122, host Sue Stockdale explores the delicate balance between commerce and conservation in the world of forestry with guest Roderick Aitken. As a fifth-generation family business in Scotland importing tropical wood, Roddy shares insights on sustainable practices and the collective responsibility we have towards the planet, discusses the importance of protecting precious ecosystems…

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60. Carrie Cort: Adopting a sustainable lifestyle

Sue Stockdale talks to Carrie Cort, founder of Sussex Green Living about the action she has taken to inspire others in her community to adopt a more sustainable lifestyle.  Carrie explains some of the approaches she has taken to do this, including retrofitting a 1974 milk float, organising a pop-up environmental festival using a six-ton…

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45. Hong Hoang: The Vietnamese changemaker

Sue Stockdale talks to Hong Hoang, Founder and Executive Director of CHANGE, a dynamic Vietnamese NGO with the mission to address the country’s most critical environmental issues.  She explains the challenges faced in mobilising young people, and engaging a wider community across Vietnam to tackle climate change, pollution and wildlife trafficking. Under Hong’s leadership, CHANGE…

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Playlist – sustainability pioneers

Sustainability is often defined as meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet theirs. The guests featured in this playlist about sustainability pioneers, all carry out work that aims to minimise impact on future generations by addressing current challenges in infrastructure, farming, design, cultural identity and conservation. 15. Marlina Moreno…

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