May The 4th: Climate Change, The Elephant in the Polling Booth
Climate Change: The Elephant in the Polling Booth
While Climate Change: The Elephant in the Polling Booth (2pm-6pm) is series of speakers and workshops on why we need system change if we are to effectively tackle climate change.
Asad Rehman from Friends of the Earth will set out the big picture,
Mel Strickland will run a workshop on Reclaim The Power, Suzanne Jeffery speaks about the Trades Union’s One Million Climate Jobs,
Pete Deane speaks about the Green Investment Bank
Joel Benjamin, Community Reinvest will run a workshop about moving investments out of fossil fuel companies and into community-run renewable energy initiatives ,
and the session ends with an improvised participative theatre performance of Postman Frack.