Regional Victorian Climate Action Summit
Posted in Events by Ferne Edwards on March 19th, 2009
Local people speaking out about climate change and stepping into advocacy and politics
If you are feeling frustrated, angry, inspired or ignorant, and want to see our political leaders and decision makers helping us rather than hindering us, then this is for you.
Where: Daylesford Town Hall
When: 9.30am to 4pm, 21 March
Visit the web site: www.rvcas.org.au
This forum is being jointly hosted by BREAZE (Ballarat), MASG (Mount Alexander), HREA (Daylesford) and BSG (Bendigo) and is open to all people wishing to speak out and skill up on climate change.
SPEAKERS – Philip Sutton, Damien Lawson, Graeme Drysdale, Karen Corr
Short presentations on the latest science, the political lie of the land – international, federal and state, how to control your political environment, a report back from the Canberra Climate Summit.
ACTIVISM FOR THE 21ST CENTURY – A workshop based around- fundamentals of constructive communication, effecting political change- some lessons from past campaigns. What sustains us and what are our drivers in activism.
OPEN SPACE / CAFE OF ACTIVISTS: 2 SESSIONS – These sessions will be framed and facilitated so that real, achievable outcomes with leaders/contact people arise from these discussions.
AND A FUN EVENT AT THE END THE LIKES OF WHICH DAYLESFORD WON’T HAVE SEEN BEFORE!
Further details or to register see the summit website: www.rvcas.org.au
Dean Bridgfoot MASG tel 54706978 or dean@ rvcas.org.au
Andrew Bray BREAZE Tel: 0421379646 or andrew@ rvcas.org.au