Climate Change Conference


Climate Change Conference

Schedule of the day :

10am – Morning coffee

11am – Greenwashers action – Briefing, dressing up, and going out

12.30pm – Networking lunch
Organisations and campaigns invited to set up stall
Lunch supplied by Karola OR Junk Food Project

2pm – Climate Justice and Jobs AND After Paris, the fight goes on
PART 1 -Suzanne Jeffrey (Climate Campaign), Caroline Lucas (Green MP Brighton Pavilion), Duncan Brack (Liberal Democrats, Vice-Chair Policy Forum) plus others tbc
PART 2 – Charles Metcalfe (Balcombe Anti-Fracking campaign and renewable energy campaigner), plus others tbc

4.15-4.30 – BREAK

4.30-6pm – Divestment Session
Ed Jones (East Sussex County Council Pensions Fund Divestment Campaign), Ellen Gibson (350.Org), & a Sussex Uni Campaigner

6pm-7.30pm – (Upstairs) Arms to Renewables: How can we shift priorities?
Simon Morris (Occupy Democracy – ) and Sarah Reader (Campaign Against Arms Trade)

6pm-7.30pm – (Downstairs) “Climate Smart Agriculture – Feeding the 7 billion” (What is it, how is it achieved?)
Possible speakers: Food Climate Research, Nick Dearden (Global Justice Now) Land Workers Alliance, UK Uncut, Junk Food Project, University Development dept.

7.30pm – Networking dinner
Dinner supplied by Karola OR The Real Junk Food Project

8pm to late – BCAN! Fundraiser Social (Downstairs) £5 donation to the cause on the door.
Bands & performers including :

King Porter Stomp

King Mews

King mews2

English Disco Lovers DJs


“The English Disco Lovers’ deployment of wit and fun as weapons against belligerent xenophobia is a fine tribute to disco’s subversive utopian vision.” Dorian Lynskey, The Guardia

8pm to late (Upstairs) Film screenings, stalls and chill.