‘They asked me to write a poem to save the world.’

Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner, a Marshallese poet and writer, certainly saved me. She saved me from the familiar trap of believing that political processes are the only significant means of change. Specifically, last November, she dispelled the illusion that the UN Climate Conferences (COPs) could save the world and those most vulnerable to climate change. Now, as … More ‘They asked me to write a poem to save the world.’