Hannah Ritchie on Why it Makes Sense to be Optimistic About the Environment

80,000 Hours Podcast | 14 August 2023 | 2h 36m | Listen Later | Podcasts | Spotify
Interview with Hannah Ritchie about her book Not the End of the World: How We Can Be the First Generation to Build a Sustainable Planet. Discusses the case for environmental optimism, the importance of agricultural productivity in sub-Saharan Africa, air pollution, biodiversity, solutions that address multiple environmental issues at once, how the world addressed the hole in the ozone layer, surprises from her research at Our World in Data, and the psychological challenges along the way.

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