Boštjan Videmšek

Journalist, ultra-marathoner, Ambassador of the European Climate Pact, and author of Plan B.

Boštjan Videmšek (b.1975) has reported from major wars over the last 25 years. His articles were published in international magazines, including New York Times, GEO, Der Spiegel, Le Figaro, Sydney Morning Herald, Aftenposten, El Periodico, Terra Mater, and others. He’s the author of six books, including Dispatches from the Frontlines of Humanity and Plan B: How Not to Lose Hope in the Times of Climate Crisis(that won Book of the Year in Slovenia). In recent years, his focus has shifted to climate change. He is the recipient of numerous national and international awards and one of the European Young Leaders. He is also the author of theatre plays and an Ambassador of the EU Climate Pact.