Blair Palese

Author

Blair Palese is a writer and project manager on a range of climate change projects. In 2009, she cofounded 350.org Australia and was its CEO for 10 years. Previously, she was a communications director for Greenpeace International and Greenpeace USA, head of international public relations for the Body Shop, editor-in-chief of Greenpages magazine, and worked at Washington Monthly and ABC.

Feeling angry and frustrated about the climate crisis? We have ideas 

Feeling angry and frustrated about the climate crisis? We have ideas 

Time to end the gender leadership imbalance at COP

Time to end the gender leadership imbalance at COP

Could a climate superpower be emerging?

Could a climate superpower be emerging?

Capitalism in the right hands: How a tech bro just rewrote Australia’s climate future

Capitalism in the right hands: How a tech bro just rewrote Australia’s climate future

Meet the climate independents who shocked Australia’s political elite

Meet the climate independents who shocked Australia’s political elite

China’s new Solomon Islands pact highlights how ignoring climate change affects security

China’s new Solomon Islands pact highlights how ignoring climate change affects security

Large insurers say no to a major African oil pipeline despite the global oil shock

Large insurers say no to a major African oil pipeline despite the global oil shock

Game changer: This Australian state is moving rapidly to renewable energy and battery storage — minus fossil fuel backup

Game changer: This Australian state is moving rapidly to renewable energy and battery storage — minus fossil fuel backup

Preparing for the end of coal from Newcastle

Preparing for the end of coal from Newcastle

Rupert Murdoch, a pony-tailed billionaire and a coal-happy Prime Minister walk into a bar … Welcome to Australia

Rupert Murdoch, a pony-tailed billionaire and a coal-happy Prime Minister walk into a bar … Welcome to Australia

Insurers are still profiting from fossil fuel projects while shirking increasing payouts

Insurers are still profiting from fossil fuel projects while shirking increasing payouts

How a top climate finance campaigner wrangles Europe’s giant banks and companies

How a top climate finance campaigner wrangles Europe’s giant banks and companies

Desmond Tutu, Nobel Prize-winning anti-apartheid campaigner and – who knew? – climate activist

Desmond Tutu, Nobel Prize-winning anti-apartheid campaigner and – who knew? – climate activist

Top ten new media on climate to dive into this holiday season

Top ten new media on climate to dive into this holiday season

‘It’s time for a Fossil Fuel Non Proliferation Treaty’

‘It’s time for a Fossil Fuel Non Proliferation Treaty’

Glasgow inundated by a flood of fossil fuel lobbyists

Glasgow inundated by a flood of fossil fuel lobbyists

Beers with Blair: Got the COP26 blues? Meet the world’s biggest climate optimist. 

Beers with Blair: Got the COP26 blues? Meet the world’s biggest climate optimist. 

A trendy shoe company’s challenges on the road to a world’s first “sustainable IPO”

A trendy shoe company’s challenges on the road to a world’s first “sustainable IPO”

Goldfinger: beautiful design and positive community impact

Goldfinger: beautiful design and positive community impact

The future of green hydrogen is now: An Australian billionaire’s audacious bet on zero-carbon energy

The future of green hydrogen is now: An Australian billionaire’s audacious bet on zero-carbon energy