[FEATURED] Journalism in the Climate Change Era with Gina McCarthy

  • Thursday – 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
  • Grand Ballroom C - 5th Floor | Sheraton
  • #ONA19ClimateChange
  • Session will be livestreamed
  • Session audio will be posted

Climate change presents enormous public policy challenges worldwide, but in few places are its effects so immediate and acute as the ONA19 host city, New Orleans. Join former EPA Administrator and public health leader Gina McCarthy for a wide-ranging fireside interview with Pulitzer- and Polk-awarded environmental journalist and local institution Mark Schleifstein.
This session is designed for:

  • Newsrooms interested in improving their science and environment coverage
  • Journalists who would like to better support communities experiencing climate change
  • Anyone concerned about the state of public trust in media, government and science


Gina McCarthy - Director, C-CHANGE, Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health


Mark Schleifstein - Environment Reporter, The New Orleans Advocate | The Times-Picayune
@mschleifstein | http://NOLA.com

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