Benjamin Van Bunderen Robberechts lost his friend Rosa in the floods in Belgium in 2021. After this tragedy, he founded the initiative “Climate Justice for Rosa”, which has sparked worldwide attention and contributed to an EU Day for the Victims of the Global Climate Crisis. Listen as the 17-year-old Belgian sits down with Danish Youth Delegates, Lise Coermann Nygaard and Marcus Taulborg, to talk about his personal story, as well as having a conversation about climate anxiety and intergenerational justice.
This Nordic Talks episode is the third of five special podcast episodes, recorded at COP28 in Dubai.
This podcast episode features the following speakers
Benjamin Van Bunderen Robberechts
Benjamin Van Bunderen Robberechts is a Belgian climate and children’s rights activist and the founder of the initiative Climate Justice for Rosa.
Marcus Taulborg is the Danish Youth Delegate to the UN on Climate and Biodiversity. He is also pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in theology at Aarhus University.
Lise Coermann Nygaard
Lise Coermann Nygaard is the Danish Youth Delegate to the UN on Climate and Biodiversity and a Junior Consultant at DeltagerDenmark. She is also pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science at University of Copenhagen.