Miss Terese Corkish

Youth Engagement Officer, Catholic Earthcare Australia

Terese Corkish is a twenty-two year old climate activist who has been involved in the climate movement since the age of 15. She joined the Catholic Earthcare Australia team as the youth engagement officer in 2014. Terese has grown up in a family environment which has supported her passion for climate justice.

Terese is also an advocate on other progressive causes such as gender equality, refugees and human rights. She believes her passion is intricately linked with her faith and how much she values social justice. Terese sees her faith as a call to take action.