#Manchester #climate nuggets Jan 14th 2013

Hi all,

the latest MCFly (vol 2, no 1) came out last week. It’s full of news, views and reviews. Let us know what you like, don’t like, would like to see in it in future…

Hope you’re all well and your resolutions involve resourcefulness, social justice and volunteering with Manchester Climate Monthly. You know where to find us…

Final thing – next Saturday (19th) there’s an interesting workshop on “In Place of Growth” (disclaimer – we are both involved in the group that is putting it on). Follow the link for more information, and to book your place…

Arwa Aburawa and Marc Hudson

Coming up this week

Upcoming Event: How will Low Carbon #Manchester look? Tues 15 Jan, 6pm…

Stories you may have missed on the MCFly website

Local news
Good news for (but not about) Manchester Airport

Stakeholder Conference will happen on Mon 4th March.

Manchester Green Party has a new committee –

  • Chair: Deyika Nzeribe
  • Secretary: David Mottram
  • Membership Secretary: George Czernuszka
  • Treasurer: Sam Darby
  • Additional committee member: Wendy Lynas

National news

Kate Butler (Stockport Councillor) muses on the first #CllrCamp

International news

Weds 9 Obama considering climate summit (Guardian)
Barack Obama may intervene directly on climate change by hosting a summit at the White House early in his second term, environmental groups say.
They say the White House has given encouraging signals to a proposal for Obama to use the broad-based and bipartisan summit to launch a national climate action strategy.”

Fri 11 Report says Climate Change is already changing US daily life

“WASHINGTON (AP) – Global warming is already changing America from sea to rising sea and is affecting how Americans live, a massive new federally commissioned report says. A special panel of scientists convened by the government issued Friday a 1,146-page draft report that details in dozens of ways how climate change is already disrupting the health, homes and other facets of daily American life. It warns that those disruptions will increase in the future.”

Things to read while the algae grows on your fur

Environmental Activists being killed in record numbers

About manchesterclimatemonthly

Was print format from 2012 to 13. Now web only. All things climate and resilience in (Greater) Manchester.
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