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Claudia Ruane

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16th November 2021

COP26: Active travel and climate action

While the world watched COP26 with varying degrees of trepidation and optimism, Transport Day gave us pause to reflect on Ride the Change to COP26; the social bike ride that saw 175 cyclists pedal from London to Glasgow to show that climate action matters.

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Claudia Ruane

Claudia Ruane

Claudia is a grassroots climate activist, low-carbon food experimenter and advocate, and word explorer. As a founding member of Transition Town Tooting, she started the hyper-local annual Foodival in 2008, which is still going strong. She caught the cycling bug several years ago after cycling to a friend’s wedding (and back) in Denmark. She now rides everywhere by cargo bike, with her two kids on board.