Event

Tackling Climate Change - Have your say on Government policy

  • Fri 27 Oct 17

    18:00 - 20:00

  • Colchester Campus

    Auditorium, Essex Business School

  • Event type

    Lectures, talks and seminars

  • Event organiser

    Biological Sciences, School of

Have your say on which climate change policies the Government should implement.

Which policies on climate change do you want Government to implement? This is an exciting opportunity for you to make your voice heard and influence government policy at a free public meeting organised by Essex Climate.

Expert speakers will propose policies on energy, transport, food and housing to tackle climate change. You, the audience vote on which should be implemented using your keypads, and the results will go to the Prime Minister's Policy Forum.

The debate will be chaired by Bernard Jenkin MP and speakers include:

  • Professor Graham Underwood, Executive Dean, Faculty of Science and Health, Professor of Marine and Freshwater Biology
  • Doug Parr, Chief Scientist and Policy Director, Greenpeace
  • Paul McNamee, Director of Politics, The Green Alliance
  • Max Wakefield, Lead Campaigner, 10:10
  • Ron Bailey, Head of Parliamentary Affairs, Sustainable Energy Association

When and where

The debate is open to the public and takes place in the Auditorium, Essex Business School, from 6-8pm on Friday 27 October 2017.

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