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Amanda McKenzie


Climate policyClimate science & impactsClimate solutions

Amanda McKenzie

Expertise : Climate policyClimate science & impactsClimate solutions

Amanda is one of the best known public commentators on the climate crisis in Australia.

Previously, Amanda co-founded the Australian Youth Climate Coalition and has served on renewable energy expert panels for the Queensland and Northern Territory Governments. Amanda was the founding Chair of the Centre for Australian Progress and is a former Board Director at Plan International Australia and the Whitlam Institute. She holds an Honours degree in Law from Monash University and an Arts Degree from Melbourne University. Amanda has won numerous awards including being recognised as one of Westpac’s 100 Women of Influence and a finalist in Telstra Young Business Woman of the Year Awards.


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