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

Upcoming Event: ESD forum “On Trees and Activism” 16th July

You are invited to the next GM ESD Forum and MEEN’s AGM on Thursday 16th July 2015, 3.30 – 6pm at Madlab, 36 – 40 Dale Street, Northern Quarter, M4 1HN. ‘On Trees and Activism’ This forum, focusing on Nobel … Continue reading

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Firewood sale in #Manchester (Tree Station)

Firewood sale – 10% off all firewood! Buy a cubic metre of partially seasoned local hardwood firewood now and it will be ready to burn by the time the cold weather returns. At the sale price a cubic metre (approximately … Continue reading

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“Procuring renewable energy in South Africa: a new frontier?” seminar in #Manchester Thurs 25th June

Procuring renewable energy in South Africa: a new frontier? Dr. Lucy Baker, Research Associate, University of Sussex Thursday 25th June (room C1, George Begg Building, Sackville Street) at 2.00pm. In the last three years carbon-intensive, coal-dependent South Africa has become … Continue reading

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Professor Clive Hamilton on the Anthropocene – interview in #Manchester

[cross-posted from] Interview with Professor Clive Hamilton on the “Anthropocene“, in the startlingly noisy cafe at the John Rylands Library (the first few minutes are the worst – it gets easier to hear as time goes on).

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Upcoming Event in #Manchester – “The Anthropocene and the Rupture of #Climate Change” 5th June

On Friday 5th June at 4pm there will be a VERY interesting talk on climate change hosted by University of Manchester’s Tyndall Centre. It will be given by Professor Clive Hamilton, of Charles Stuart University, Australia. Hamilton has written on … Continue reading

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#Manchester #Climate workshop on Thurs 4th June

Climate Change Workshop If you are planning on coming along to the climate change mass lobby of Parliament on 17 June then you may be interested in this Climate Coalition event with Professor Peter Scott and others on Thursday 4 … Continue reading

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#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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