Cassie Flynn

Head of Climate Promise,
UNDP

Cassie Flynn has been on the forefront of the climate debate for the last 15 years. She hasadvisedpresidents, primeministers, CEOs, and high-level coalitions on the climate crisis. A key player in the Paris Agreement negotiations, she now leads theUnited Nations Development Programme’s Climate Promise.On the ground in more than 120 countries,the initiative is the world's largest offer of support for governmentsto set bold climate targets and meet them. Flynn has been a trusted and featured expert on climate change in international and national media, and at major conferences and events, such as TED and SxSW. She has experience in creating innovative advocacy campaigns and strategic partnerships with diverse industries, including film, television, music, and gaming.Named as one of the most influential people on climate change, Flynn aims to directly impact the narrative and ability for the world to take action on the climate crisis.