Government Podcasts


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What California Can Teach Washington

Featuring Mary Nichols

At the 2013 Stanford Center for Social Innovation’s 2013 Conradin Von Gugelberg Memorial Lecture, Nichols addresses CA's cap-and-trade system and what it means for our environment.

Connection Technology to Save Lives

Featuring Ridwan Djamaluddin

Ridwan Djamaluddin speaks on how Indonesia is using technology to deal with climate threats and implementing early warning systems to save lives.

Cross-Sector Social Innovation

Featuring Barton (Buzz) Thompson Jr.

Buzz Thompson identifies models of collaboration across areas of expertise that can help us solve complex societal issues.

Daniel Kreeger on social responsibility and federal responsibility with respect to climate change.

EDF Future of Green Calls

Featuring Daniel Kreeger

Daniel Kreeger, Executive Director of the Association of Climate Change Officers (ACCO), outlines the relatively new position of Climate Change Officer.

Environmental Sustainability and Energy Policy

Featuring Dan Reicher, Arun Majumdar, and Aneesh Chopra

In this panel discussion we hear from senior government energy and technology officials on what’s up and coming with respect to environmental responsibility.

Former FDA Commissioner David Kessler on the need for socially responsible companies in the food industry.

Food Industry and Global Health

Featuring David Kessler

Former FDA Commissioner David Kessler discusses how we define the cultural norm for food consumption and what role our government should play in regulating food companies.

CDC Deputy Director for Policy and Communication Donald Shriber discusses taking on global health

Global Health Speaker Series

Featuring Donald Shriber

CDC Deputy Director for Policy and Communication Donald Shriber speaks about how the agency coordinates and manages its efforts and resources to respond to emerging threats to global health.