Leaders inspire youth in South Africa

New generation inspired to collaborate to solve world’s biggest problems – with a little help from Geldof and Branson

On 18 October 2013, in Andy Le May, Featured, News, by Andrew Bennett

More than 1,300 under-30s descended on Johannesburg this week to find answers to the world’s biggest problems. Tom Idle spoke to Sky’s Billie-Rose Boorer who was among the new generation of leaders. Not since last summer’s Olympic Games in London have so many different nationalities been present in one place.


Cancún climate change talks: Richard Branson calls for global carbon taxes

On 7 December 2010, in News, by Andrew Bennett

John Vidal, environment editor, Monday 6 December 2010 18.34 GMT If governments fail to reach agreement on tackling climate change, global industry should be able to remove 17bn tons of projected CO2e emissions by 2020 and stabilise the climate, Virgin chief Richard Branson has said at the UN climate talks in Cancún. But he […]