Catch-up with Climate and Social Justice Webinars from Across the Web

Climate Change Apr 18, 2020

May 21 | What impact is Covid-19 having on global emissions?

Hosted by The Carbon Brief, Professors from a variety of organisations come together to talk about the impacts of COVID-19.

May 19 | A Global Green New Deal: Into the Portal, Leave No one Behind

Arundhati Roy and Naomi Klein in a conversation moderated by Asad Rehman on how we move from crisis to justice and build a Global Green New Deal!

May 13 | Organizing for a Just Recovery: Mass Strategy Session with the 350 Canada Team

Join the 350 Canada team for a strategy session on building power for a just recovery from the COVID 19 Pandemic. Join us to talk about what a Just Recovery means for Canada and our 3-part plan to make it a reality.

May 7 | How to Stop the Money Pipeline: Climate Finance 101

May 5 | Disrupting Borders and Binaries: The Global Impact of Covid-19 on Womxn of Color

May 5 | Intersectionality Matters

With Kimberlé Crenshaw and Janine Jackson.

May 4  | Banking on Our Future: Fossil Fuel Finance & Climate Justice

Hosted by People & Planet, with Ann Pettifor, Kayah George 'Halth-Leah', and Adrienne Buller.

April 24 | What is a Green and Just Recovery Anyway?

Greenpeace brings us a 2 hour deep dive into the discussion of how we could achieve a Just & Green Recovery and, with it, systemic change. Speakers include Khelsilem, a Sḵwx̱wú7mesh and Kwakwa̱ka̱’wakw, an elected Councillor and Spokesperson for the Squamish Nation and a member of BC government’s Climate Solutions Council, and  Ananda Lee Tan, a grassroots social movements activist.

April 22 | What does the Fashion Industry Need in this Time of Crisis?

Hosted by Extinction Rebellion with Faith Robinson, Rahemur Rahman and Danny Burns.

April 22 | Climate Fast Action: Earth Day 2020

A celebration of the 50th anniversary of Earth Day with climate scientists and speakers from Indigenous Environmental Justice Project, Climate Action Network, 350 Canada, For Our Kids, Citizens for Public Justice, Africa Climate Action Initiative, National Farmers Union, Evergreen Brickworks, Greenpeace, Wilderness Committee,  and Ontario Clean Air Alliance.

April 22 | Earth Day Live

Earth Day Live was a three-day livestream where thousands of people joined activists, celebrities, musicians, and more in an epic moment of community and hope for the future. Catch up with some of the streams.

April 17 | Fireside Live: Fire Drill Friday

With Jane Fonda and Christiana Figueres

Christiana Figueres, the former UN Climate Chief and architect of the Paris Climate Agreement, and author of the new book The Future We Choose: Surviving the Climate Crisis, talks in-depth about what we can learn from the COVID-19 crisis, and how we address the climate crisis.

Christiana Figueres

Green Alternatives to Capitalism

Hosted by Young Greens of England and Wales, with Derek Wall

Derek Wall draws from Elinor Ostrom's theory of collective commons to tackle the enormous and critical questions facing capitalism, with questions like: What would it mean to completely transform our economic system? To go beyond projects like a Green New Deal or getting Greens elected? To completely unearth our present capitalist system?

April 16 | Indigenous Women of Brazil and Ecuador on the Frontlines of COVID-19 and Defending Communities and the Amazon

Hosted by Women’s Earth and Climate Action Network (WECAN) international, with Indigenous leaders and spokespeople from Ecuador and Brazil.

April 13 | Indigenous Women of North America, Turtle Island on the Frontlines: COVID-19 & Fossil Fuel Resistance

Hosted by Women’s Earth and Climate Action Network (WECAN) international, with Freda Huson, Faith Spotted Eagle, Tara Houska and Eriel Tchekwie Feranger.

​In this webinar, Indigenous women leaders discuss how COVID-19 is impacting their communities and how oil and gas pipelines are being fast-tracked in their lands— violating Indigenous rights and further putting Indigenous women at risk.

April 2 | Movement Building in the Time of Coronavirus

Hosted by A Rising Majority, with Naomi Klein and Angela Davis

Under the Black Light Series

Discussions on the COVID crisis, explorations on how to move forward to protect and uplift the most vulnerable, and imagining the world that might emerge on the other side.

We Are Un-Frackable: National resistance to LNG Series

Hosted by Raven Trust, This set of 3 webinars share strategic approaches – from supporting Indigenous legal challenges to divestment and de-funding campaigns – and build an unbreakable alliance of action.

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