Green Festival Speakers

Adarsha Shivakumar

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Adarsha Shivakumar is Head of ACE’s Youth Board and a Senior at College Preparatory School in Oakland. Shivakumar recognized the complex relationship between the environment and rural Indian economy at age 14, cofounding Project Jatropha, a nonprofit promoting the plant Jatropha curcas as an ecologically-friendly and economically-sustainable source of biofuel. Shivakumar joined the ACE to motivate youth about the importance of climate change, and support them to take action.