The RSA uses cookies on this website. By using this website you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more read our cookie policy and privacy policy. More Info

RSA Short: George the Poet on Climate Change

Video

What will it take to make us act on climate change?

Why can’t we overcome our collective inertia? Intellectually we may ‘get it’, but our behaviour doesn’t always reflect that fact. Searching for a more powerful, emotive way into the problem, we commissioned BRIT-nominated George the Poet to write a brand-new piece to awaken us from our toxic slumbers. Illustrated by cult-favourite Katie Halil (AKA @WhatKatieDrew)

Poetry Anthology: Nine original poems on climate change

View event information

Video

You are welcome to link to, download, save or distribute our audio/video files electronically. Find out more about our open access licence.

Related media

  • Making remote work good work

    Covid-19 brought with it a mass global experiment in working from home. And with the results now in, 2020 looks set to be the year that changed office life forever.

  • Post-greed politics

    How can we rethink how we do things to put collective purpose back at the centre?

  • Active democracy in times of emergency

    As the world faces the critical issues of Covid-19, climate emergency and political disquiet, what are the novel democratic approaches we can deploy to tackle these acute and existential challenges?