Climate Justice Weeks in Ottawa!

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Climate Justice Weeks!

All proceeds from ticket sales go directly to the Canadian Youth Delegation to the UN Climate Conference in Durban, South Africa.

Co-organized by EcoJustice Carleton and the Canadian Youth Delegation, Ottawa team

 

Social Justice is Climate Justice: a Conversation with Judy Rebick

Wednesday, October 12th at 7pm in the Saint Paul Auditorium (223 Main Street)

An intergenerational dialogue featuring Judy Rebick with questions from the “rogue page” Brigette DePape.  Come learn more about how climate justice is social justice.

Tickets: $5-$20 sliding scale

 Event page: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=197636403640436

 

Beyond Talking Points: A Civil Society Panel on Climate Justice at UN Negotiations

Thursday, October 20th at 7pm in the Alumni Auditorium (85 University Private, uOttawa University Centre)

A civil society panel on creating climate justice at the upcoming UN Climate Conference in Durban, South Africa featuring Tony Clarke (Director of the Polaris Institute + co-author of Blue Gold), Graham Saul (Executive Director of Climate Action Network), Ben Powless (Indigenous Environmental Network), and Tasha Peters (Canadian Youth Delegation, COP16 and COP17).

Tickets: $5-$20 sliding scale

Event page: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=158625914227438

 

Climate Justice Soirée with Marabou

Saturday, October 22nd at SAW Gallery (67 Nicholas St)

An evening of live music, poetry, a silent auction, creative drinks, dancing, and great people!

Silent Auction, Poetry, and Live Music by awesome local band Marabou – 8pm to 11pm

Dance Party with DJ Yalla Yalla – 11pm and on

Cover: $5-$20 sliding scale

Event page: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=158503170907439

 

*Advanced tickets for all events can be purchased at Octopus Books or the SFUO Sustainability Centre (UCU215-F at uOttawa)

**Child care will be offered on site for a pay-what-you-can donation at “Social Justice is Climate Justice” and “Beyond Talking Points”

 


Other events being presented as part of Climate Justice Weeks:

Poster Display, “Environmental Justice: Impacts of Climate Change and Ecological Destruction on Canadian Communities” October 14, 9am-5pm in the Atrium, University Centre, Carleton University

Direct Action Training with Tasha Peters and Brigette DePape, October 14, 2-4pm, meet in OPIRG boardroom, Carleton University

Intro to Climate Justice Workshop, October 17, for FYSM1100B students, Carleton University


To find out more about EcoJustice Carleton visit http://ecojusticecarleton.wordpress.com/

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