Irish Independent: Cool Planet Champions make climate change a hot topic


It was the realisation that his nine-year-old daughter faced living in a vastly different world which prompted Eoin Hamilton to become a climate ambassador, keen to spread the word about the danger of global warming.

The fact his daughter Katelynn keeps reminding him that the world needs to protect her future also spurs him on.

Eoin is one of 26 Cool Planet Champions who have received specialist training to communicate the science of climate change, and set out the possible solutions. They visit schools, community groups and businesses - anyone who wants to learn - and form part of a major drive to educate people about one of the most pressing problems facing humanity.

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