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COP17 Activations and tree planting

Greenpop is at COP17 – they have an exhibition stand in the Climate Response Expo in the Forest Olive Hall (apt!) stand 57. As well as exhibiting, Greenpop is making motions for action. On Sunday 27 November, co-founders Misha Teasdale and Lauren O’Donnell presented a jam-packed workshop at COY7 (Conference of Youth) held at the […]

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Join us on Saturday, December 3rd for tree planting at COP17!

Hi all, I would like to invite you to join us this Saturday, December 3rd 2011 at 9:00 am at the Botanic Gardens Visitor Centre for planting trees for climate justice. After the tree planting, we will join the march of civil society. Since the exact route has not yet been confirmed by the local […]

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COP17: Support women farmers

“The number of hungry people is set to reach over 1 billion by the end of this year. Rural women are a vital – yet seldom seen – part of the solution to this crisis. Small scale farmers produce half the world’s food and most of them are women. With access to training, technology, financial […]

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Full programme of COP17 events

28th November to 11th December A jam-packed programme of exciting events, entertainment and activities is taking place during the two weeks of the COP17/ CMP7 Conference – the largest Durban has ever hosted, and the biggest conference in Africa! Most of the action will be concentrated along the Beachfront, from Ushaka Marine World to the […]

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Everyone's Downstream 2011

Everyone’s Downstream 25-26 November

Venue: University of KwaZulu Natal, Howard College Campus, MTB L1 Dates: November 25th – 26th 2011 EDS 2011 is a community-led exploration of Tar Sands and other extreme extractions around the world focusing on Africa and other discussions around false and realistic solutions to climate change and violation of human rights. PROGRAMME DAY 1 – Tar Sand in […]

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