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Climate Emergency Summit
October 5, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm$20
Peter Owen-Jones, TV presenter, explorer and ecological thinker, will start the day with a hard-hitting call for action
What can we do, individually and collectively, to protect the environment and respond to the existential challenges of climate change and environmental degradation? Also featuring speakers from the Committee on Climate Change, the Green Alliance, Dan Osborn Professor of Human Ecology at University College London and Dr. Howie Firth MBE who will talk about Orkney’s plans for full sustainability.
There will be a plenary discussion with policy makers and climate activists. The conference is jointly organised by Wordfest and Ropetackle Arts Centre, and is supported by the Rampion Community Fund.