Friday, 30 January 2009 09:19
Why she is cool: As the Danish Minister for the Climate and Energy since November 2007, Connie Hedegaard will play an important role in trying to secure a new climate deal to replace the existing Kyoto Protocol. Ms Hedegaard is the President of COP 15, the UN Climate Summit in Copenhagen in December 2009, on behalf of the host nation.
Cool facts: Connie Hedegaard, a former radio anchorwoman and senior radio official, was the Danish Environment Minister from 2004 to 2007 and since then a Minister for the Climate and Energy
See Connie Hedegaard's message to CoolPlanet2009.
Everyone can make a difference – Cool message from Connie Hedegaard
It is our responsibility –
Cool message from Margot Wallström
Politicians have not yet put the relevant policies in place - Cool message from Yvo de Boer