Tackling Peak Oil, Climate Change and Economic Breakdown
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To stand with the people of North Yorkshire
We, as people united across Yorkshire and across Britain, declare that we remain opposed to fracking in Yorkshire, in Britain, and across the world. We know that fracking carries serious…
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"Zero Waste is a goal that is ethical, economical, efficient and visionary - guiding people in changing their lifestyles and practices to emulate sustainable natural cycles, where all discarded materials are designed to become resources for others to use."
"Zero Waste means designing and managing products and processes to systematically avoid and eliminate the volume and toxicity of waste and materials, conserve and recover all resources, and not burn or bury them.…
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It’s official - County Clare is now Ireland’s first TTIP Free Zone!
The night of Monday 8th February was a milestone moment in our fight to stop the toxic deal TTIP. Following a campaign led by Uplift members, Clare County Council passed a motion to declare the county a TTIP Free Zone.
This victory is a huge step for our community’s campaign to stop TTIP…Continue
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The Paris Climate Deal is a historic step, heralding an end to the era of fossil fuels.
But, it’s not perfect. Many of us are asking why the deal failed to make real progress on protecting the rights of indigenous people or tackling deforestation, and why it took so many years to get a deal in the first place.
There's one answer we keep coming back to. Governments are listening too much to powerful corporate lobbyists and not enough to…Continue
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Cultivating Climate Justice
This four-part article series “Cultivating Climate Justice” tells the stories of community groups on the frontlines of the pollution, waste and climate crises, working together…Continue
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We did it: Our self-organised European Citizens’ Initiative against TTIP and CETA completed its year and collected a record number of 3,263,920 signatures! We are overjoyed and so grateful to you and all those who contributed to this success!…
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You are invited to a screening of the documentary 'Jekyl Island: The Truth behind the Federal Reserve' by Bill Still.
We will have a 30 minute Q&A session after the movie. Bill Still is advocating for the type of monetary reform that is endorsed by Positive Money
|Time:||Thursday, 8 October 2015 7pm|
|Host:||Positive Money Belfast…|
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In the past year, 3,573 people have died attempting to reach Italy, Greece and Spain by sea. That is an average of ten people a day. This is both a humanitarian crisis and a crisis of humanity.
Here are some actions we can take locally.
Email your MP
On 14 September 2015, EU ministers will hold emergency talks on the refugee crisis.
If we can get…Continue
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Agora at the Agápē
The ‘Agora’ was the centre of artistic, spiritual and political life in ancient Greek city-states.
The intention of the Agape series is to promote a more informed and participative civic life in Northern Ireland.
Citizen’s Income Tue 15th Sept
Having Wellbeing at the…Continue
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John Hilary, Executive Director of War on Want, talks to Carrie Cracknell about the threat from free trade agreements to public services, in the context of TTIP, CETA, TiSA and other…
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