Resurgence Magazine and Friends of the Earth present four upcoming events in the UK on Climate Stability: Addressing the Root Causes rather than just the Symptoms,with leading thinkers, writers and politicians.
* Wednesday September 19 2007
The Economics of Climate Change: The best economy for a stable climate. Caroline Lucas, Green Party MEP; Anita Roddick, founder of The Body Shop. Sadly Dame Anita Roddick died on Monday evening. Martin Blake, Head of Corporate Social Responsibility at the Royal Mail, one of the UK’s largest companies will be speaking instead. The Resurgence evening will include a tribute to Dame Anita Roddick; Geoff Mulgan, Director of The Young Foundation; and Satish Kumar, editor of Resurgence.
* Wednesday November 7 2007
The Politics of Climate Change: developing an all party approach to mitigate global warming. With Michael Meacher, former Labour Environment Minister; Peter Ainsworth, Conservative Shadow Secretary for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs; ChrisHuhne, Liberal Democrat Shadow Environment Secretary; and Siân Berry, Green Party National Speaker.
* Wednesday January 16 2008
Food and Climate Change: Food production, distribution and consumption in the context of climate change. Craig Sams, founder of Green & Black’s Chocolate; Jenny Jones, Green Member of the GLA and chair of London Food; Tim Lang, Professor of Food Policy at City University; and Patrick Holden, director of The Soil Association.
* Wednesday April 2 2008
The Business Response to Climate Change: how corporations and businesses should adapt to the need for sustainability and climate stability. With Richard Branson, founder of the Virgin Group; Tessa Tennant, co-founder of the UK Social Investment Forum; Nick Robins, Hendersons International Investors and Tony Juniper, director of Friends of the Earth.
All four events take place from 6.30pm at Cecil Sharpe House, 2 Regents Park Road, Camden, London NW1 7AY.
Tickets on the door: £15.00 per person per event. £50.00 for all four events. Restaurant and bar facilities are available. Accessible for the disabled.
RSVP: Peter Lang, Resurgence Events Director peterlang [at] resurgence.org or 020 8809 2391. Supported by the Royal Mail.