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Climate Change: You and Your Community

Posted in Events by wynne.ma on August 13th, 2008

PLEASE NOTE THAT THERE HAS BEEN A TIME CHANGE FOR THIS EVENT. NOW WEDNESDAY 27 AUGUST, 6:00 TO 8:00 PM.

This notice was posted on behalf of Darebin Climate Action Now – a local Darebin community group. Please RSVP to darebinclimateaction @gmail.com

Darebin Climate Action Now (DCAN) invite you to a special evening for community leaders to hear an engaging, informative and thought provoking presentation: Climate Change: You and Your Community.

You have no doubt read and heard a great deal about climate change since Professor Ross Garnauts draft review was released and emissions trading has been in the headlines.. Before Garnauts final report is released in September, indicating the level at which targets for carbon dioxide reduction be set, we would like to offer you the opportunity to hear the latest science on climate change and the dangers we face.

Darebin Climate Action Now (DCAN) is a local climate action group that is part of a state wide network of climate action groups campaigning for a safe climate future for everyone. For more information see: www.ClimateEmergencyNetwork.org

The speaker will be Carol Ride who is the Convenor of Darebin Climate Action Now and also Convenor of the recently formed Australia wide Climate Emergency Network. She has been giving engaging presentations to community groups on climate change for the last 2 years.

When:

  • Wednesday 27 August 6.00 to 8.00 pm
  • Thursday 28 August 7.30 to 9.30 pm

Where:

  • Northcote Town Hall Meeting Rooms, 189 High St Northcote. (Enter from the door facing the Northcote Civic Square)

There will be light refreshments available.

During the event there will be an opportunity to ask questions and for further discussion with other community leaders. Please feel free to extend the invitation to any colleagues or community leaders who may be interested in attending.

Please RSVP by Monday 18th August email: darebinclimateaction @gmail.com

City of Darebin

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