Environment & energy


Podcast: Philip Alston – poverty as a political choice

Philip Alston
Sharon Bessell
Martyn Pearce

Environment & energy | The World


This week on Policy Forum Pod, we talk to Professor Philip Alston, the UN Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights, about whether the human rights community is doing enough to tackle climate change, his controversial report into poverty in the UK, and how it feels to have world leaders and the media criticise you and your work.

39 minute listen

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