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Monthly Magazine/newsletter about all things climate and resilience in Greater Manchester.

#Manchester #climate organisers -training offered…

cut and paste from Friends of the Earth email. Climate action in Manchester 19 May 2015   Dear [Everyone] There are many reasons we can be hopeful about tackling climate change – we’ve kept the UK Frack Free for four … Continue reading

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Planning meeting for a Manchester “This Changes Everything” Tuesday 26th May

Personally, I believe that the “left” has learnt nothing and will learn nothing on the road to Paris and beyond (the title of this blog post – This changes everything changes nothing #smugosphere #emotathons #same mistakes #roadtoparis – may give … Continue reading

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#climate and energy – Global Justice #Manchester event Thurs 21st May

Global Justice Manchester’s next education and reflection evening- relevant both for the situation of people in the UK and Global South- the 1%’s advantage and jeopardising our common climate- come along and invite your friends and associates. With the climate … Continue reading

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Upcoming seminar at #Manchester Uni on Pacific sea transport…

‘Turning the tide in Oceania: a call for a global network to transition the Pacific to low carbon sea transport’ by Dr. Peter Nuttall, Research Fellow at the Pacific Centre for the Environment and Sustainable Development, University of the South … Continue reading

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What the Conservative victory means for #Manchester and #climate

So, at a national level, here’s what to expect for climate and energy policy -“Energy and climate policy are even more absolutely doomed. Prepare for onshore wind turbines to begin disappearing, fracking underfoot, no 2030 [renewable energy] targets…” (quote from … Continue reading

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Upcoming Seminar – “The science and art of scientific advice” Thurs 21 May

Tyndall Manchester and the Manchester Institute of Innovation Research (MIoIR) would like to invite you to attend a seminar by Professor James Wilsdon entitled ‘The science and art of scientific advice’ on Thursday 21st May (room C1, George Begg Building, … Continue reading

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Sustainable Activism Weekend Workshop, Nr Bristol, 19 – 21 June not #Manchester

Where? Claverham, near Bristol Cost? Sliding scale of £15 – £100 When? Fri 19 (pm) – Sunday 21 June 2015 Why? When we think of mounting inequalities, eco-systemic collapse, runaway climate change, and the rise of the Right – the … Continue reading

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