Bio: John wears many hats, but works mainly as a Journalist, Filmmaker, Ecologist, Writer, and Public Speaker.

Since 1979, John has been an ecological filmmaker, covering ecosystem restoration stories such as the Leoss Plateau in China. His work in ecosystem restoration has taken him to 90 countries and 6 continents, and led to iconic films such as “The Lessons of the Loess Plateau”, ““Hope in a Changing Climate”, and “Green Gold – Regreening the Desert”.

John D Liu is currently Ecosystem Ambassador for the COMMONLAND FOUNDATION which has been pioneering privately invested ecosystem restoration around the world.

John also is the founder of the Ecosystem Restoration Camps Movement that has together with many partners created of 56 Ecosystem Restoration Camps throughout the world. *

Talk Name: The Great Work of Our Time

Description: John has witnessed the restoration of vast landscapes across the world, from the Leoss Plateu in China, to forests in Ethiopia and Uganda, and villages in Portugal.  If humanity is to survive the 21st century, we must all take part, and support the work of Ecosystem Restoration.   

In this talk, John shares how you can take part in the Great Work of Our Time: Restoring our Ecosystems and Our Climate.