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Matt Leggett: Deforestation, Community Engagement, Environmental Policy, And The Wildlife Conservation Society.

Matt Leggett: Deforestation, community engagement, environmental policy, and the Wildlife Conservation Society.


Matt Leggett is a husband, father, anthropologist, and associate director at Wildlife Conservation Society.
Matt is a true eco-warrior with many years of experience in remote expeditions, field conservation, and community engagement programs across Asia-Pacific and Latin America, not to mention extensive experience working on environmental policy and strategy, supporting developing country governments and NGOs. 
In this week’s episode, Matt is with me live from the highlands of Scotland, to share his journey, experiences, challenges, and hopes for the future.

Matt advocates for:
QUESTION YOUR BANK! Where is your money being invested??

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Note: This is a personal project of Shannon Farrugia, a Green School teacher, called the “Terrible Happy Talks”. The Terrible Happy Talks (THT) podcast is an extension of his desire to give back and be of service. He’s intrigued by people, he like stories, deep conversations and learning. For Shannon, when he takes the time to listen to someone else’s life story, their challenges, successes, experiences, and hopes for the future, he identify with elements of their journey almost every time. Make sure you check out more of his episodes here:

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