Join the global day of climate action

Posted by Laura Grant on November 23, 2008
Posted in Green News

On Saturday December 6 a Global Day of Action on Climate Change will be held to coincide with the United Nations climate talks in Poznan, Poland.

In South Africa, the Greenhouse Project and the South African Climate Action Network are organising an event at the Alexandra Children’s Library, 3rd Ave, Alexandra on Saturday the 6th from 11am to 5pm.

Go along to the event and you’ll see:

  • Working examples and demonstrations of renewable energy
  • The launch of the Itumeleng Organic Gardening Project
  • A giant greenhouse for you to explore
  • The Climate Change: ‘Mural of Hope’
  • Music and entertainment
  • Local food and drink made by solar cookers!
  • The Debate Corner for you to ask questions and find out more about Climate Change and what you can do
  • An information table with leaflets and brochures for you to take home
  • A Kid’s Corner with painting
  • Screenings of films throughout the day: An Inconvenient Truth, 6 Degrees and The Power of Community

If you want to get involved, the organisers are looking for volunteers to help them.

For more information about the about the day or if you would like to volunteer to help, please contact France Maleme on 011-720-3666 or 073-002-2274 or maleme2 [at] gmail [dot] com and Kyla Davis on 076-715-2414 or kylalliandavis [at] gmail [dot] com


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