Indian YouTube sensation Prajakta Koli aka Mostly Sane will join Priyanka Chopra, Chris Hemsworth, Jane Fonda, Mark Ruffalo and Jaden Smith to address the issue of climate change.
She will join the event at the upcoming virtual Countdown Global Launch, which aims to mobilise people to cut down on greenhouse gas emissions by 2030.
The event lineup also includes Don Cheadle, Al Gore, Xiye Bastida, Hannah Stocking, and Prince William.
Talking about the event, Prajakta says, “We can inspire others through action because there is no hope without action. I am delighted to partner with Countdown to inspire every company and country and engage citizens in actions that decouple carbon from our economy and way of life in this decade.”
She adds, “We need to fight to ensure this planet survives and flourishes for future generations, which requires intergenerational collaboration. Countdown is about coming together across ages and sectors to help the planet to heal and ensure we preserve the earth better than we have been doing so far.”
TED’s first-ever free conference, a universal initiative to champion and accelerate results to the climate crisis. The event will explain why the climate crisis is so crucial, share thoughts from experts in a range of fields.
A day filled with more than 50 speakers, activists, actors and musicians in five sessions of actionable and science-backed ideas paired with moments of wonder, inspiration and optimism.