Linh Do

Wednesday, 12 April 2017 - 2:00pm to 2:45pm

Linh Do has a background in community organising, campaigning, journalism and organisational design; in and outside of Australia. She has joined Melbourne Sustainable Society Institute (MSSI) as the Climate Reality lead in Australia, an international organisation founded by Al Gore.

She has spent the last near-decade working primarily on environmental issues, with a focus on the United Nations climate change negotiations process. Linh has worked with a wide array of individuals from high school students to UNEP and the Reuters Foundation.

Prior to joining MSSI, Linh co-founded OurSay, a technology service and served as the editor-in-chief at The Verb, an environmental newswire service.

Linh obtained a Bachelor of Arts (political science and environmental studies) from the University of Melbourne. She has completed a fellowship at the Centre for Sustainability Leadership and further professional studies at the Harvard Kennedy School.

In 2013 was named a World Economic Forum Global Shaper, Australian Geographic Young Conservationist of the Year and one of Junior Chamber International Outstanding Young Persons of the World. She is signed with BookedOut Agency and Claxton Speakers and can be found on Twitter as @lmdo.