Agent: Julian Alexander
As Environment and Science Correspondent for BBC News, David Shukman has reported for television, radio and the web from the Arctic, the Antarctic and the Amazon on the latest research into climate change and environmental damage. His coverage has won him several awards. David became the first journalist to make a live television broadcast from Britain’s Antarctic base. Previous BBC jobs have included Defence Correspondent and Europe Correspondent, based in Brussels, roles that involved covering the fall of the Berlin Wall and conflicts in Bosnia and Africa. A regular public speaker and conference chair, he is the author of The Sorcerer’s Challenge: Fears and Hopes for the Weapons of the Next Millennium.
David's most recent book, Reporting Live from the End of the World (Profile), investigaties the truth about climate change, the changing world and how it affects us all.
David is also available for speaking.