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For­mer NZ prime min­is­ter and cur­rent Ad­min­is­tra­tor for the United Na­tions De­vel­op­ment Pro­gramme He­len Clark will speak at Earth To Paris, a coali­tion of part­ners help­ing to drive aware­ness about the con­nec­tion be­tween peo­ple and planet as well as the need for strong cli­mate ac­tion. Earth To Paris — Le Hub is a two-day, high-im­pact, live-streamed sum­mit on De­cem­ber 7-8 in Paris dur­ing COP21 — the United Na­tions cli­mate con­fer­ence to de­liver a new univer­sal cli­mate change agree­ment.

Clark will be joined by a num­ber of high pro­file NGO heads in­clud­ing An­thony Lake, ex­ec­u­tive di­rec­tor, UNICEF, and Irina Bokova, di­rec­tor-gen­eral, UNESCO, sci­en­tists and politi­cians in­clud­ing Anne Hi­dalgo, mayor of Paris.

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