ChangeNOW 2021

Closing: Breaking Boundaries - Q&A with Johan Rockström

May 29, 2021 | 5:15 PM - 5:50 PM


Film Festival


Rockström is an internationally recognized scientist for his work on global sustainability issues. He helped lead the internationally renowned team ofscientists that presented the planetary boundaries framework, firstpublished in 2009, with an update in 2015. He is chair of the steering committee for CGIAR’s Research Program onWater, Land, and Ecosystems; a member of the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN); as well as a member of several other committees and boards. Rockström acts as chair of the advisory board for the EAT Foundation, a network that integrates knowledge on food, health, and sustainability to work towards providing environmental limits for healthy diets of the growing global population. He is one of 20 international scientists working on the EAT-Lancet Commission, an assessment of the global food system, and whether a transformation towards healthy and sustainable diets is possible. He will be Interviewed by Santiago Lefebvre, Founder and CEO of the ChangeNOW summit.