SustyTalk: Virgin Media O2’s Tracey Herald on the legacy of COP26

edie's SustyTalk interview series continues, with Virgin Media O2's head of corporate responsibility and Sustainability Tracey Herald offering her thoughts on COP26 and the Glasgow Climate Pact and what it will mean for businesses attempting to strengthen approaches to climate action moving forward.

With many edie readers still working remotely, this ongoing series of video interviews keeps you connected to the inspirational business leaders who are continuing to drive sustainability and champion climate action from their own homes.

#SustyTalk is all about keeping edie’s loyal readers connected to sustainable business leaders across the world, whilst reminding us all that sustainability and climate action must go on through the current Covid-19 pandemic and beyond. 

The latest episode sees edie’s content editor Matt Mace speaking with Virgin Media O2’s head of corporate responsibility and sustainability Tracey Herald now that COP26 has been and gone.

During the conversation Herald offers her views on how the two-week summit has shaped new approaches to climate action and why 2022 is shaping up as a crucial year for corporates to set and act on ambitious sustainability strategies.

Herald also discusses the importance of businesses delivering a fair and just transition to a low-carbon future, one that uses technology and collaboration to ensure all parts of society have a seat at the table on discussions to improve the health of the planet.

Click here to see our catalogue of #SustyTalk video interviews.

Want to be featured on a future episode of #SustyTalk? Email [email protected]. Please bear in mind that our interview calendar is typically booked several weeks in advance. 

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