- This event has passed.
From the Ground Up: Global gathering in lieu of COP26
12/11/2020 - 16/12/2020
To mark the occasion when COP26 should have taken place, the COP26 Coalition is hosting From the Ground Up – a global gathering that will be a space to educate, activate and strategise. It is an opportunity for Scottish, UK, European and international climate justice movements to build momentum and capacity, and to connect to broader civil society to build power for system change.
Discussions will include
- False Solutions to the Climate Crisis
- Just Transition and the Role of Trade Unions
- How Fossil Fuels get Financed
- Feminism and the Climate Emergency
- Indigenous Knowledge and Strategies for Resistance
- Struggles for Land, Forests, and Oceans
as well as workshops on
- How not to burn out as an activist
- How to resist mega-projects in your community
- How to start a community garden
- How to frame climate justice in campaigning
- How to take action during a global pandemic
and many more.