Model-actress Lily Cole says she's optimistic about most things in life, but "scared" about the environment. She says we're not "moving as quickly as we need to" to address climate change, and "we're all complicit" in the problem.

"We're all aware of the big problem and yet continue to live lives that don't necessarily immediately address the serious ramifications of that problem," she told Fusion.

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The small choices we make every day have an impact on the bigger picture, she says.

Credit: Assistant editor Myrna Perez, additional producing Lara Fernandez, editing Dino Pascarelli

Nicolás Ibargüen is an environmentalist and director of the Planet Initiative of the Americas Business Council Foundation, an organization that supports innovative social and environmental impact projects.

He is the environmental Correspondent for Fusion and Univision.

Nicolás organizes expeditions and events with world leaders to raise awareness about our relationship with the planet. He produced the award-winning documentary “Amazon Gold” and he is a board member of NRDC’s Voces Verdes and the Humane Society International. He was the Editor and Publisher of Poder Magazine.