Category Archives: Upcoming Events

Upcoming event: “Biomass Energy with CCS: unlocking negative emissions” #Manchester Tues 20 Nov

Tuesday 20th November (room C21, Pariser Building, Sackville Street) at 1.00pm.  Biomass Energy with CCS: unlocking negative emissions Dr Clair Gough, Tyndall Centre, University of Manchester There is growing and significant dependence on biomass energy and carbon capture and storage (BECCS) in future … Continue reading

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Event: Public Square – looking to improve local democracy #Manchester 19th November

From here (where you can also register to attend) Care about improving local democracy, citizen participation, and how decisions are made by local government? Do you have insights into what is already working well, or what the challenges are? Then … Continue reading

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Event: ‘No Small #Fracking Matter’ 21 November, #Manchester

From email sent by Sites of Resistance On Wednesday 21st November 2018 at 6pm at MMU’s Number 70 Oxford Street we will be joined by Richard Roberts one of the 3 anti-fracking protesters recently jailed, and subsequently released, for taking … Continue reading

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“MYCORRHIZAL GATHERING 1: INOCULATION” #Manchester Sat 24 November

So, I read a fantastic book called “The Mushroom at the End of the World” by the anthropologist Anna Tsing.  Defo worth your time.  And then this invite, from a climate-engaged artist, turned up…   MYCORRHIZAL GATHERING 1: INOCULATION Knowledge … Continue reading

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Seminar: “Ethics and Intergenerational #Climate Extortion” #Manchester, Weds 7 November 

The speaker for the  Philosophy Research Seminar on Wed. 7th Nov.  will be  Prof. Stephen Gardiner (University of Washington). The title of his talk is  “Ethics and Intergenerational Climate Extortion.”  The seminar will take place in Arthur Lewis Building, Boardroom  (ALB 2.016/7) from 3.15 to 5 … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events: Meeting on #fracking and #climate, #Manchester Tues 16th Oct

… and a solidarity demo/protest in Preston. Climate Emergency Public Meeting (jointly organised with Fossil Free GM & Manchester Campaign Against Climate Change next Tuesday 16th October, 7pm, at Friends Meeting House, near Manchester Town Hall, M2 5NS . NB … Continue reading

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Protest abt #climate in #Manchester, this Friday, 12th October, #AlbertSquare

Greta Thunberg (interview) is a 15 year old schoolgirl from Sweden who went on a 2 week school strike prior to the Swedish elections in protest at her Governments failure to take adequate measures to deal with the crisis that … Continue reading

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