Slash and Burn: can mining extract us from the climate crisis?

Sat, 14/03/2020 - 09:30 - 17:00
Regular event?: 
This is not a regular event
BT70 1AB

Join Friends of the Earth for an international conference where we seek to raise the voices of communities on the front line, both locally and globally, of the resistance against extractivism, and explore how a truly Just Transition is a post extractive transition.
Confirmed speakers:
Jessica Cruz, Associação Unidos em Defesa de Covas do Barroso, Portugal
Hal Rhoades, Yes to Life No to Mining network and The Gaia Foundation
Seb Munoz, War on Want
Jeannie McCann, Trocaire
Save Our Sperrins
Aideen O'Dochartaigh, UCD and the Not Here Not Anywhere campaign
Clodagh Daly, Stop Blood Coal Ireland campaign
Other local campaigning communities resisting extractivism.

Organised by: 
Friends of the Earth
Organiser is not an NFP member
HILL of THE O'NEILL, Ranfurly House Arts and Visitor Centre 26 Market Square