Michal Nachmany, Climate Policy Radar: why open-source and not-for-profit is the best way to achieve climate justice

Michal Nachmany has dedicated over 12 years of her life to the fighting the global Climate Crisis. She is an internationally recognised climate policy and governance expert.

In 2021, Michal set up Climate Policy Rader. A not-for-profit, open data startup, leveraging the latest in machine learning and NLP technology to build the world’s first global database of climate policy and legislation. The best part it’s free, so every government and policymaker around the world can make better decisions when it comes to climate change.


5.18: Michal witnessing the lack of "good" data being used to make policy decisions

8.10: How technology could accelerate the mapping of global climate policies

10.05: Why open-source and not-for-profit is the best way to achieve climate justice

12.20: What exactly is a Community Interest Company (CIC) and how does that affect funding?

20.10: Why partnerships and collaboration are key to growing the user base  

25.55: The difficulty in building a team that can create the concept you've created in your head

29.23: The future is “self-driving policy”

36.18: Helping the world’s largest emitter make better climate policy decisions

39.30: What does Michal look out for in the people they hire?

41.23: As a not-for-profit how does Climate Policy Radar attract top talent?

Our Host:

Craig Turner. Founder of Confido Talent, a business that helps Tech For Good startups to scale their product, design and engineering teams.
https://www.linkedin.com/in/craigturner7/ / www.confidotalent.com / craig@confidotalent.com

Our Guest:

Michal Nachmany, Founder and CEO of Climate Policy Radar.
https://www.linkedin.com/in/michalnachmany / https://climatepolicyradar.org/

Our Sponsor:

Jobs For Good. The only job platform to find the best jobs in sustainability, impact and much more.
www.jobsforgood.io / https://bit.ly/3wjwJa0

Our Producer:

Jabriel Al-Suhaimi. Jabriel is a podcast aficionada, editing and producing podcasts for many, including himself.
https://www.jabrielalsuhaimi.com/ / https://twitter.com/jabealsuhaimi

Our Content and Marketing:

Rachel Loosley, Content and Marketing Manager at Confido Talent.
https://www.linkedin.com/in/rachelloosley/ / rachel@confidotalent.com