Leo Hickman (Carbon Brief, UK)

How the media covers climate change – a journalist’s perspective

Leo Hickman is a director and editor of CarbonBrief. He previously worked for 16 years as a journalist, editor and author at the Guardian newspaper. Before joining Carbon Brief, he was WWF-UK’s chief advisor on climate change. In 2013, he was awarded an honorary doctorate by the University of Exeter in recognition of his journalism. His books include A Life Stripped Bare, The Final Call and Will Jellyfish Rule the World?