Kirsty Schneeberger

About Kirsty Schneeberger

CEO

Kirsty joined Synchronicity Earth in December 2019, having previously been the Head of Strategic Partnerships at the environmental law organisation ClientEarth. Kirsty’s experience ranges from working on the Paris climate process resulting in the Paris Agreement, coordinating environment and development stakeholder engagement for the Rio +20 summit, managing a climate portfolio at the Children’s Investment Fund Foundation (CIFF), and leading the youth engagement programme for the UK’s Department of Energy and Climate Change. Kirsty was called to the Bar in 2015, is the Chair of the UK Environmental Law Association, and a Trustee of the Environmental Law Foundation. Born in Zimbabwe, Kirsty spent her formative years surrounded by nature and has spent her career striving to conserve the environment and address climate change. She was honoured as an MBE in 2010 for her service to environmental conservation.

How do we grieve for our natural world?

Synchronicity Earth CEO, Kirsty Schneeberger, reflects on the notion of grieving for nature and how 2020 has brought sadness and pain, but also a chance to reflect on our relationships with each other and with the natural world. At the beginning of lockdown, as we shifted to the online world [...]

By |2020-12-17T17:07:07+00:00December 17th, 2020|Biophilia, Culture, Deeper Thinking, Synchronicity|Comments Off on How do we grieve for our natural world?

Covid-19 and Synchronicity Earth

The Covid-19 pandemic is creating unprecedented and challenging circumstances for all of us. At Synchronicity Earth, we have two key priorities: to support the health and wellbeing of our small and very dedicated team; and to continue to support our conservation partners around the world in any way we can. As of 9th March, [...]

By |2020-03-20T06:44:28+00:00March 20th, 2020|News|Comments Off on Covid-19 and Synchronicity Earth

If we’re going to talk climate, we need to talk conservation

2020 is a big year for climate action. It is the start of a decade of climate action. But if we're talking climate, we need to be talking about conservation and regeneration, argues our CEO Kirsty Schneeberger. 2020 is a big year for climate and a big year for biodiversity. [...]

By |2022-06-15T05:39:33+00:00February 21st, 2020|Approach, Biodiversity, Climate, Conservation, More than Carbon|Comments Off on If we’re going to talk climate, we need to talk conservation