Online meetings in August:
2PM AEST Saturday 10 August on ZOOM – What’s a Citizens’ Assembly and how could it help solve the so-called climate wars? Read more here.
8PM AEST Thursday 15 August National Conversation on ZOOM.
Did you miss July’s Monthly CCL Australia Meeting? Watch it here.
GLOBAL HOT TOPICS
Did you know that in the US, Members of Congress on both sides of the aisle are introducing competing bills that aim to put a tax on carbon? Read more here. Listen to a recent UNSW Australian carbon tax and energy conversation here (Greg Combet, Martin Green, Trevor St Baker and Rosemary Sinclair)
Local conversations, letter-writing and taking action together are the core of what CCL does: This is a selection – view the full list of what is coming up here (Google Calendar) or email email@example.com
COMING UP 5 September Goulburn – Phil Graham applies his vast experience and 50 plus years of local weather data to advise on the potential impacts of climate change on pastoral systems in the Southern Tablelands district. Register here. Did you miss Dr Dennys Angove’s presentation to Lake Macquarie City Council: Let’s Talk: Planning for Future Flood Risks event at Swansea? Watch it here.
BE PART OF THE SOLUTION
Our solution to climate change is democracy. Respectful, generous, factual conversations with parliamentarians about climate change matter more than ever and can play a role in big changes of heart. Learn how to be a ‘citizen climate lobbyist’ with CCL at the 5th annual National Conference. Scroll down to view the program. For all lobbying updates go here.
Connect with advocates and citizen lobbyists on Twitter and Facebook; Watch for email updates from CCL’s USA and International teams – great things are happening everywhere; Check CCL Australia and Citizensclimate.org updates are making it into your email inbox; Meet the team here and our volunteers here; Connect to the world through online training at Citizens’ Climate Education (CCE Global); to connect to CCL Australia training – reach us at firstname.lastname@example.org.