Saturday 1st December
Assemble from 12:00 near the Polish Embassy, 47 Portland Place W1B 1JH
Heatwaves, hurricanes and wildfires make it clear: it’s time to act on climate change. As crucial UN climate talks kick off in kick off in Katowice, Poland, join us to show solidarity with environmental activists there; with those in the Global South in particular in the frontline of climate change; and with all those standing up for the future of our planet over short-term profit, against the rise of the far right and climate denial.
Rally with speeches 12.30-1.30.
Speakers to include: Clive Lewis MP, Labour Party; Sian Berry, co-leader, Green Party; Richard Roberts, fracking direct action campaigner whose recent prison sentence was overturned; Paul Allen, Zero Carbon Britain; Beatriz Ratton, Brazilian Women Against Fascism; Nita Sanghera, Vice President, UCU; Asad Rehman, War on Want; Anna Gretton, Extinction Rebellion; Neil Keveren, No 3rd Runway Coalition; Suzanne Jeffery, Campaign against Climate Change
March to Downing Street, where the Frack Free United declaration against fracking will be handed in. (you can sign here – https://www.frackfreeunited.co.uk/)
Speeches to close the day from 2.30
Speakers to include: Barry Gardiner MP, Labour Party; Liz Hutchins, Friends of the Earth; Peter Allen, Frack Free United; Claire James, Campaign against Climate Change