The 14th and current Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso, like previous Dalai Lamas, is a figure of unification of the state of Tibet. He represents Buddhist values and traditions.
He has just released a new book, ‘Our Only Home’, which is a call to action for leaders and individuals to move now to combat climate change.
He speaks to Krish about his worries for our planet, Tibet’s relations with the rest of the world and his views on the global pandemic.
You can listen to and subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts here.
So join us as we explore the big ideas changing the way we think, act and live – and how much impact we can really have as individuals.
A filmed version of each interview is available on our Channel 4 News YouTube channel – hit subscribe to keep updated on when a new episode is published.