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Event – George Monbiot: What Australia Should do to Stop the Planet Burning

Posted in Events, Policies by Ferne Edwards on June 25th, 2007

It’s happening again! George Monbiot is about to do his second live via climate-friendly video conference on Tuesday 3rd July, 6.30 PM – 8.30 PM, at the Law GM15 Theatre, Law Building, Melbourne University Parkville campus (corner of Leicester and Pelham Streets).

An event not to be missed, George Monbiot (www.monbiot.com) is an internationally renowned journalist, acclaimed author, academic and environmental and political activist in the United Kingdom who writes a weekly column for The Guardian newspaper. In his most recent book ‘Heat‘, George presents compelling arguments about what we need to do to prevent runaway, catastrophic climate change.

George will deliver his presentation via an interactive video conference link-up where attendees at the Melbourne University venue will be able to ask George questions after his presentation. He will focus his talk on what we need to do internationally and in Australia to work towards a liveable future for our children.

Seating is limited so arrive early to avoid disappointment. Snacks and refreshments will be provided.
Entry by gold coin donation.

Organised by:
– Friends of the Earth, Melbourne
– Melbourne University
– School Social and Environmental Enquiry
– Melbourne University Student Union Environment Department

Supported by:
– City of Yarra

For more information contact: www: www.foe.org.au

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