From Friends of the Earth, PCS and This Changes Everything UK
Please join us on January 30th at Friends House, London for Climate Rising, a day of workshops, inspirational speakers and updates from the Paris talks.
Find out how to take action individually, together in our communities and workplaces; and link up with others across the globe who are on the frontline facing the threat of climate change.
In the morning we’ll hear stories from the Paris talks, including insights from:
Jagoda Munic, Chairperson, Friends of the Earth International
Daniel Macmillen Voskoboynik, Coordinator, This Changes Everything UK
Shehroze Khan, Campaigns Manager, MADE
Chris Baugh, Assistant General Secretary, PCS
Sheila Menon, Activist, Reclaim the Power
Caroline Lucas MP will then chair a panel discussion on the next steps for the climate movement. She’ll be joined by the likes of:
Alice Bows-Larkin, Professor of Climate Science & Energy Policy, Tyndall Centre
Mark Serwotka, General Secretary, PCS
Yeb Sano, Climate Change Activist
With more speakers to be announced.
Naomi Klein, renowned journalist and author of This Changes Everything, will join us by video link from Canada in the afternoon.
And a host of exciting worshops including:
Deregulating the planet: trade, big business and the climate
Art, Fossil Fuels & Colonialism
Working for a low carbon economy: One million climate jobs S
topping fracking – frontline battles
Climate, migration and refugees
And many many more...
Rounding off the day we will hear from:
Alana Dave, Education Officer, International Transport Workers Federation (ITF)
Asad Rehman, International Climate Coordinator,
Friends of the Earth Francesca Martinez, Activist and Comedian
Everyone is welcome. Whether you’re new to the climate movement or a seasoned campaigner you’ll leave feeling inspired, motivated and connected with the climate community.
Registration: 09:15 - 10:00 Ends 18.00