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Nicola Peel

International environmentalist, solutionist and inspirational speaker

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Inspirational speaker, Nicola Peel, is a solutionist, and a change-maker with 25 years of award-winning environmental work.  As a dynamic force at the forefront of environmentalism and sustainability, Nicola’s professional journey includes navigating the Amazon River as a documentary filmmaker.  She has co-founded The South East Climate Alliance, uniting over 140 environmental, social, and faith-based groups in the UK. Nicola’s diverse experiences have shaped her into a ‘Solutionist,’ focusing on actionable steps for individuals, communities, and businesses.

Professional Journey

Over 20 years Nicola has been working in the Ecuadorean Amazon and is the coordinator and trustee for Rainforest Saver. Nicola’s initiatives, from designing rainwater systems for families affected by oil spills in the Amazon to teaching regenerative agriculture, demonstrate her adaptability and commitment to real solutions. Beyond her roles, including Creative Director for Sussex Green Living and Ambassador for One Planet, Nicola has received accolades such as the P.E.A. (People. Environment. Achievement.) Awards and Finalist in the Guardian Observer Ethical Awards.

Dynamic Speaking Style

A force for nature, Nicola transforms lectures into inspiring calls to action. Her dynamic speaking style engages audiences worldwide, from government departments to indigenous communities, blending storytelling, insights, and real-world examples for an immersive experience. As a result her ability to connect with diverse audiences enables them to find individual paths to innovative solutions for environmental challenges.

Key Themes

Sustainability and Corporate Responsibility, guiding businesses toward ethical decision-making and resilience by learning from indigenous cultures; Innovation for a Greener Tomorrow, inspiring positive environmental impacts through innovative solutions such as biomimicry; and Combating Climate Anxiety, offering both large and small-scale solutions for mental health in challenging times.

Nicola Peel sparks meaningful conversations and inspires action within organizations, sharing valuable insights for navigating the complexities of a rapidly changing world. Elevate your event, conference, or workshop with Nicola – a catalyst for positive change and a speaker with the expertise to drive meaningful impact.

Feedback includes:

“Nicola is a compelling, knowledgeable and stimulating presenter. She has the gift of inspiring people to take action without recourse to guilt or censure. I look forward to working with her again – she makes a tangible difference to attitudes and actions.” Stuart MacKenzie, CEO Maynard Leigh Associates

It is with no hesitation that I recommend Nicola who I found entertaining, approachable and extremely knowledgeable in her field. The presentation given to my delegates was impeccably prepared and tailored to our audience …   I would definitely use Nicola to speak again at one of my future events!” Catherine Gandon, Project Manager, Royal Institute of British Architects

“We were delighted to have Nicola address the whole school and talk in detail about her inspiring work and ethos. Through the variety and depth of her experience, and with her compelling delivery, she showed our students that they can use their passion and imagination to make a real difference. She got us thinking about our impact on the world and how we can find solutions through positive change.” Alastair Harden, Bedales

“Nicola has amazing energy and is a great communicator. ” Pooran Desai OBE – One Planet

I have had the honor and privilege to work with the amazing Nicola Peel ” Financial economist Ralph Chami Assistant Director at the International Monetary Fund (IMF)

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