Research & Event – Draft of Garnaut Climate Change Review Public Forum – 9 July
Please see the message below that was posted on the Food Security Network email listserve – an awesome service for project officers, councils, community organisations and others who are addressing food security issues in their local areas in Melbourne. It is to facilitate discussion and the sharing of resources. To join visit http://www.vichealth.vic.gov.au/Content.aspx?topicID=151#cs_783.
The Garnaut Climate Change Review will release its Draft Report on Friday 4 July 2008. The Draft Report will outline the impacts of climate change and preliminary policy options for Australia to minimise its environmental and economic impacts.
We invite you to attend one of the five public forums being held around Australia between 7 July and 11 July 2008, to hear about and discuss the findings of the Draft Report. Professor Ross Garnaut will host the forums, providing a half hour
presentation, followed by question time. These forums will provide an opportunity for individuals and organisations to discuss the Draft Report with Professor Garnaut ahead of the completion of the Final Report by 30 September 2008.
Wednesday 9 July,10.00-11.30am, Melbourne Town Hall
Attendance is free of charge but registration is required.
To register visit www.garnautreview.org.au.