PUBLIC MEETINGS

Brent Friends of the Earth meeting June 18th 2014 Our Planet in 50 Years’ Time – Ravaged Disaster or Eco Dream World? It’s Time to Decide’ Talk with FoE Director Andy Atkins:


Brent Friends of the Earth meeting June 18th 2014: Introduction by Ian Saville

Brent Friends of the Earth meeting June 18th 2014: Andy Atkins part 1

Brent Friends of the Earth meeting June 18th 2014: Andy Atkins part 2

Brent Friends of the Earth meeting June 18th 2014:Questions & Discussion part 1

Brent Friends of the Earth meeting June 18th 2014:Questions & Discussion part 2

May 25 2012 5:00 

LONDON – Friday 25th 7pm Friends Meeting House, St. Martin’s Lane, (off Trafalgar Square)
A chance to catch the excitement the Climate Jobs Caravan has been generating across the country as it has visited over 25 towns and cities with its message that investment in climate jobs can help solve both the economic and environmental crises. 
INTRODUCTION



Jean Lambert MEP, (Green Party),

Murad Qureshi (Chair, GLA Environmental Committee),

Tony Kearns (Sen. Dep. Gen Sec of CWU),


Questions and discussion
I

Izzy: Young Campaign Against Climate Change

Professor Barbara Harris-White (One Million Climate Jobs Report),
George Barda (Occupy, London)

Graham Petersen (UCU)
Graham Thompson, (Greenpeace)

“Fergus” contributor to One Million Climate Jobs pamphlet


Suzanne Jeffery (Chair, Campaign against Climate Change Trade Union group)

Performance poetry from Pete and closing remarks from Ken Montague


 

Start: May 12 2012 12:00 pm

End: May 24 2012 5:00 pm

Where:

All across the UK – See below!

                                                          Climate Jobs Caravan 

Final Rallies

London and Manchester

Friday 25th May,

The Climate Jobs Caravan, currently touring the UK, is catching the imagination of people around the country…..offering a positive solution to the economic and climate crises we face.

For more details of the Climate Jobs Caravan tour:  www.climatechangejobs.org/caravan or follow on twitter: @climate_caravan

For a report on the Climate Jobs Caravan up to now see here.

Can’t make it to these events ? – email or write to your MP and ask them to sign EDM 65 which supports the Caravan.

 LONDON – Friday 25th

7pm Friends Meeting House, St. Martin’s Lane, (off Trafalgar Square)
A chance to catch the excitement the Climate Jobs Caravan has been generating across the country as it has visited over 25 towns and cities with its message that investment in climate jobs can help solve both the economic and environmental crises. 

Speakers include:

Tony Kearns (Sen. Dep. Gen Sec of CWU),

Jean Lambert MEP, (Green Party),

Murad Qureshi (Chair, GLA Environmental Committee),

Professor Barbara Harris-White (Million Climate Jobs Report),

Suzanne Jeffery (Chair, Campaign against Climate Change Trade Union group),

Saci Lloyd (author),

Graham Thompson, (Greenpeace)

Graham Petersen (UCU),
George Barda (Occupy, London)

  And join us at lunchtime:

 The nationwide tour comes to an end with a demand that Chris Grayling, the Minister for Work and Pensions, gets serious about job creation. Join us and the Caravan for a colourful lunchtime event.  

One Million Jobs, Now Minister!

12.30pm, Dept of Work & Pensions, Tothill St, SW1H 9NA

 MANCHESTER– Friday 25 May

Meet the Caravan and find out more about Climate Jobs:

10.30 – 3.30 – Piccadilly Gardens, Queen Victoria Statue
4.00 – 5.30 – Cavendish St, corner of Oxford Road
6.30 – 7.00 – Albert Square

Join the Caravan cycle tour around the town and the universities:
6.00 from Cavendish Street, corner of Oxford Road

Public Meeting at 7pm in Friends Meeting House, Mount St, speakers include Richard Lease, leader of Manchester Council & Martin Empson (CaCC TU group)
Further information from judy.paskell@gmail.com

 For a report on the Climate Jobs Caravan up to now see here.

All about the Million  Climate Jobs Caravan …………

Helping solve the climate & economic crises

On Saturday 12 May, the Climate Jobs Caravan tour of Britain started, with two caravans setting off simultaneously from London and Edinburgh. Organised by the Campaign against Climate Change Trade Union Group and based on the Million Climate Jobs report, produced with the assistance of the CWU, PCS, TSSA & UCU trade unions, the Caravan will highlight how creating climate jobs can help us tackle the twin crises of the economy and climate change. There is an inspiring 10 minutevideo that sets out what we can achieve.

The routes are summarised below and there is an action packed schedule of events.

Sign the One Million Climate Jobs petition here.

Route 112 May – Edinburgh

13 May – Newcastle

14 May – Derby

15 May – Leeds

16 May – Stoke-on-Trent

18 May – Sheffield

19 May – Liverpool

20 May – Huddersfield

21 May – Bolton

22 May – Wigan

23 May – Blackpool

24 May – Lancaster

25 May – Manchester

Route 212 May – London

13 May – Coventry

14 May – Cardiff

15 May – Birmingham

16 May – Cambridge

17 May – Norwich

18 May – Oxford

21 May – Southampton

22 May – Portsmouth

23 May – Brighton

24 May – Redhill

25 May – London

BRENT CAMPAIGN AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE Meeting 23/11/2010
http://blip.tv/play/AYKQmlwA


Introduction from Steffi Gray (Brent FoE) and Derek Wall (GPEW)


http://blip.tv/play/AYKQm1cA


Nick Grant, National Executive, National Union of Teachers (pc)


http://blip.tv/play/AYKQuXAA

Ann Hunter, Brent Lib-Dem Councillor


http://blip.tv/play/AYKQuwsA

Love Food Hate Waste


http://blip.tv/play/AYKQvwwA

Questions & discussion part 1


http://blip.tv/play/AYKQ32oA

Questions & discussion part 2

13/5/2010

Report-back from the People’s World Conference on Climate Change and the Rights of Mother Earth, Cochabamba, Bolivia, 20 – 22 April

Thousands of activists from around the world took part in the People’s World Conference on Climate Change called by President Evo Morales of Bolivia after the failure of the Copenhagen talks. The conference brought together scientists, trade unionists, NGO’s and social movements to look for ways to build an alternative grassroots movement to protect the planet and fight for climate justice.ary Brodbin from Campaign Against Climate Change and Brent trade unionist Roger Cox took part and will report on what it achieved.

ALL WELCOME

11/3/2010

“After Copenhagen, can we fight climate change?”

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INTRODUCTION
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PART 1
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PART2
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PART3
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PART 4

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