While the Covid-19 crisis dominates all the headlines (and rightly so), it is still important for us to keep our attention on climate change. In fact, the unfettered capitalism that has led to environmental degradation, is also what is leading to Covid-19 having disproportionate negative impact on the poor.
Our CEO, Bonnie Chiu, gave a talk about Lensational’s work on the environment at Hague Talks in Berlin earlier this month, in celebration of International Women’s Day and our 7th anniversary.
“When humanity’s greed sets fire to our planet, it is easy to feel despair. In face of the torrents of climate change, it is easy to feel helpless. But there is a different way. I’ve learnt that empathy compels us to action.”