Barbara Pyle answers how the arts can encourage climate action

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Barbara Pyle answers how the arts can encourage climate action
04.29.2016 by captainplanetfdn

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Posted: April 25
By Anna Leach

 

Barbara Pyle, Executive Producer of Captain Planet & the Planeteers and Co-Founder of Captain Planet Foundation joined a celebrated global panel of experts for this special Guardian feature on “12 ways the arts can encourage climate action; A panel of experts around the world share their thoughts on the most effective ways the arts can prompt climate action.”

Barbara’s quote from this climate change conversation:  “10 | Catch them young:  Captain Planet created a generation of environmental activists. The show portrayed young people in control, facing serious environmental threats in an accessible and entertaining way for kids. The message of the series is still as important and relevant as it was 25 years ago. It’s sad that the events we portrayed as fantasy have mostly become a reality. Read Full Article