Jennifer Morgan

Jennifer Morgan is the Executive Director of Greenpeace International.

Previously, she was the Global Director of the Climate Program at the World Resources Institute. A climate activist, she has been a leader of large teams at major organisations, and her other ports of call have included the Worldwide Fund for Nature, Climate Action Network, and E3G.

Articles by this author

We need drastic reductions in the use of fossil fuels and to accelerate our global transition to carbon neutral societies. But to fight climate change we also need healthy oceans. (Photo: NOAA/Flickr/cc) Views
Thursday, August 29, 2019
Tackling the Climate Emergency and Protecting Our Oceans Go Hand-in-Hand
The climate emergency is now a lived reality around the world. Weather extremes have dominated 2019 as if the planet wanted to underline the urgency of the upcoming climate summit in September. This time, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has asked governments to come not with finely crafted...
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People walk upstairs at the Davos Congress Centre where the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum 2019 takes place, January 20, 2019 (Photo: Markus Schreiber/AP) Views
Thursday, January 24, 2019
Tackling the Twin Challenges of Climate Change and Inequality
As the elite descends on Davos for this year's World Economic Forum, the world faces a twin crisis of rising inequality and climate disruption. Already this year Thailand has seen its worst storm in 30 years rip through coastal areas. In the Alps, just east of Davos, extreme weather is causing snow...
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Sunday, November 05, 2017
Climate Leaders: The Time Has Come
A common thread throughout history is that great leaders did the right thing at the right time, with courage and integrity. The current climate crisis has thrust our generation into such a moment in history. "This year’s climate-fuelled hurricanes, floods, and droughts will rapidly worsen if we...
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