TUESDAY August 6th, 2019 — 6PM – 9PM
[This is a FREE event – Booking required while seats available]
Concerned about the future of our planet?
Concerned about the planet you will leave to your children?
Already making changes in your lifestyle but not too sure about the climate impact of your actions?
Well...this is for you!
By now, most of us know we're dealing with climate chaos. Enough of the gloom and doom!
Now let's embark on a beautiful collective journey of doing something about it to remedy this in the most effective ways possible. There are only 24 hours in a day and we no longer have the luxury of time. Prioritising top-effective actions is more important than ever.
We are brewing a large and stellar line-up of experts on all ways you can lower your footprint at home, at work, in New Zealand, and exactly by how much. Be prepared for a *positive* and empowering evening full of surprises and learning!
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INTRODUCTION: CLIMATE ACTION, AN INCLUSIVE ENDEAVOUR
⭐ Māori: Donna Awatere Huata, Māori Climate Commissioner
⭐ Youth: Elliot Blyth, School Strike 4 Climate (Content and communications team)
WHAT WE CAN DO TO REDUCE OUR EMISSIONS
⛽️ Minimising The Footprint of Fossil transport: Kathy Dunphy – Government Sustainability Network Transport Representative.
🚲 Transitioning to Cycling: Mark Johnston, Co-chair at Cycle Wellington
🔌 Electric Cars: Sigurd Magnussen – Trustee of the Better NZ Trust (an EV advocacy organisation)
🍍 Eating and Farming for the Planet: Youcef Banouni , Nutritionist and Founder of The Phase In Project
💰 Banking & Climate Change: Claudia Palmer – 350 Aoteaora (Campaigner and Community Organiser)
🛠 Tools, Resources & Miscellaneous
Wellington, Wgtn 6021
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