Marianne Mensah Soulez Lariviere
Climate innovation and education
With Alive! Art, Creativity & Climate Change, Marianne Mensah Soulez Lariviere highlights the role of art and culture to open new creative perspectives for society in the context of climate change.
Marianne Mensah Soulez Lariviere focuses on facilitating innovation and engagement to contribute to the transition to a netzero and resilient society in the face of climate change. Marianne Mensah Soulez Lariviere proposes to reconsider the way we look at the issue of climate change to engage in effective action. In a complex and universal issue such as climate change, we need a paradigm shift in the way we relate to the natural eco-systems.
Marianne Soulez Lariviere is the Founder of the Climate Innovation Education Lab (CIEL) whose purpose is to help business community and academia engage in solutions addressing climate change, building on their leadership and power to unleash innovation. Marianne Soulez Lariviere is also a Lecturer on climate change, sustainability and innovation in higher education. Prior to joining academia, she worked for development organizations on sustainable and capacity building projects. Marianne Mensah Soulez Lariviere contributed to publications on sustainable development. She graduated from Harvard Kennedy School and Sciences-Po Paris