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Invitation to Australia’s Climate Action Summit

Posted in Events by Ferne Edwards on October 23rd, 2008

Please find an invitation below from Australia’s Climate Action Summit Organising Team.

Let’s make 2009 the year the Australian climate movement turned the tide of history! In February, community climate action groups from across the continent are joining together for Australia’s Climate Action Summit in Canberra, the weekend before the first day of the 2009 Federal Parliament.

Last year, Kevin Rudd was elected to government in the world’s first climate change election. One year on, we are still waiting for the urgent action needed to peak our greenhouse gas emissions and begin this urgent transition to renewable energy. In December 2009, Kevin Rudd will meet with world leaders in Copenhagen, to set the framework and benchmarks for future global action on climate change. We need to ensure the Australian Government goes to Copenhagen with the strongest commitment to reducing greenhouse pollution and averting runaway climate change.
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