The climate crisis is the greatest challenge we face, and over the past decade data has given us an increasingly sophisticated picture of the effects of global warming, generating innovations that have the power to help change our future.

But what does the data tell us? How does data help us understand climate change, and how can data infrastructure and data sharing can help us to tackle it in the next decade and beyond?

The ODI’s Emma Thwaites discusses data and climate change with Gavin Starks, founder of Icebreaker One. Gavin was also the founding CEO of the ODI, running it from ‘start-up plan’ in 2012 to 2016.