Episode 5: Keith Walsh on Malawi & the Climate Emergency

Episode 5,   Oct 03, 2019, 12:47 PM

Hosted by comedian Colm O’Regan, The World Etc. is a monthly look at issues affecting people around the world. In the fifth episode of our series, Colm chats to Colm O'Regan chats to broadcaster Keith Walsh about his recent trip to Malawi where he had a first-hand glimpse at the devastating effects of climate change. During their discussion, Colm and Keith chat about: life in rural Malawi; the impact of Cyclone Idai, which affected over 850,000 people in the country; tangible efforts to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals – an historic plan to end global poverty by 2030 and to protect the planet; young people fighting for gender equality; and the importance of Climate Strikes. The World Etc. is brought to you by Trócaire, one of Ireland’s leading charities.