David Suzuki

David Suzuki

David Suzuki has been speaking out for the decades on the future of our planet but his message on slowing growth and non-economic ways of understanding the environment has never been more necessary.

Suzuki spoke as the Melbourne International Arts Festival, this panel was the first of our Matter of Life and Death sessions.


Portrait of David Suzuki

David Suzuki

Dr. David Suzuki is a scientist, broadcaster, author, and co-founder of the David Suzuki Foundation. He is familiar to television audiences as host of the CBC science and natural history television series The Nature of Things, and to radio audiences as the original host of CBC Radio's Quirks and Quarks, as well as the acclaimed series It's a Matter of Survival and From Naked Ape to Superspecies. In 1990 he co-founded with Dr. Tara Cullis, The David Suzuki Foundation to 'collaborate with Canadians from all walks of life including government and business, to conserve our environment and find solutions that will create a sustainable Canada through science-based research, education and policy work.'

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