John Paul Jose
John Paul Jose is a young environmental and climate activist from India. Hailing from an agricultural family that relies on the Earth and nature to survive, John has experienced first-hand the impacts of the climate crisis and ecological destruction. John’s love for nature and experiences since childhood led him to activism and conservation. He now has years of experience ranging from collaboration with NGOs, the UN Major Group for Children and Youth (UNMGCY), the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), the United Nations Convention on Combatting Desertification (UNCCD), research with The Energy Research Institute in India, and the TED Countdown Youth Council.