Astha Batra

Co Founder, Future Business Council2011 Melbourne Fellowship

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I see a world where every decision made and every action taken, is done with sustainability first and foremost in mind.

What drives you to create positive change?

I am driven by a strong sense of social justice. I feel it is tragic that the countries that are most vulnerable, are least responsible and have limited capacity to cope with the impacts of climate change are the worst affected. A concerted collaborative global effort between developed and developing countries is the only answer.

What is your vision for the future? 

A common vision for the future is a powerful tool. I see a world where every decision made and every action taken, is done with sustainability first and foremost in mind. Sustainability is no longer an 'issue' but a way of life.

What has CSL helped you to achieve?

Through the Fellowship Program, I have built strong networks, learnt new tools and skills, developed my confidence and learned more about myself. Most importantly I am now positioned to leverage my own unique capabilities towards achieving my professional goals. I now have an identity.

 

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