Come to the SCARBOROUGH SEEDY SATURDAY and GREEN FAIR.
East End Toronto's own Eco and gardening event with the always popular seed exchange, organic and heirloom seed vendors,...Read more
Metro Hall, Rooms 308/309
REGISTER: firstname.lastname@example.org –so we can estimate numbers for food, or at the door.
9:30 am – Registration and Coffee
10:00am – Greeting by Carrie Lester with a Traditional Indigenous Opening
Welcome comments – National Co-chairs
10:15 am – Interactive Introductions – why do we care?
10:30 am – Film “Conflict and Climate Change”, from Abolish War, UK
10:45am – Facilitated discussion, responding to the film
11:00am – Speaker Joanna Kerr Executive Director of Greenpeace Canada
“Stopping climate change and environmental degradation are the most urgent priorities of my generation,” said Kerr. “For over two decades I have worked for economic empowerment and human rights for women and the most marginalized people around the world, an agenda now undermined by climate related causes.”
11:45am – KAIROS – Connie Sorio speaks about Typhoon Haiyan and how climate change and conflict have affected the people of Tacloban
12:30pm – LUNCH catered by YMCA Catering
1:30pm – Panel on, Food Security, Militarism, and overview of how we can Change Course
2:15 pm – Q&A with panel members: Sheila Zurbrigg, Lyn Adamson, and Tamara Lorincz
2:30 pm – Coffee break
2:45 pm – Break Out Groups with Panel Members – learn more!
3:15pm – Solutions – Action Groups on Climate Action Campaigns – Strategize!
4:30pm – Groups Report Back – Gallery Walk Style
Regular $20, Students $15 All VOW events are PWYC (pay what you can)
ENDORSED BY GREENPEACE, CLIMATEFAST, AND TORONTO350. Join us!