The People’s March for Climate, Justice and Jobs London 29 Nov 2016
The most crucial UN international summit of the decade (COP21 / CPM11 / Paris 2015) takes place in Paris from 30 November to 11 December.
Demonstrations around the world
On the eve, people in cities around the world will take to the streets to march for ambitious action on the climate crisis. From London to São Paulo, and Johannesburg to Paris, we will rise together to meet this moment with a single deafening message that can’t be ignored.
In UK there will be demonstrations in many cities on 28 November, followed by a major national demonstration in London on 29 November.
London Demonstration and Rally, 29 November
Climate Change: It’s Time To Act – the People’s March for Climate, Justice and Jobs:
And Sámi singer Sara Marielle Gaup Beaska has put a call out for people around the world to sing her Yoik in solidarity with indigenous people the world over to acknowledge the disproportionate impact climate change is having, and will have on their lives if we do not act now to reduce our impact on this earth we live on. Video with her story and song here.
Please use the comment area below to propose, plan and discuss Campaigning Choirs Network activity (not the event itself – see official website below).
General information (not specifically choir related):
Assemble 1pm, BBC HQ, Portland Place, London W1A 1AA (Tube: Oxford Circus) for the March to Parliament. The demonstration will be followed by a free festival in Central London. See the official festival website for latest info, posters, etc. www.ThePeoplesAssembly.org.uk/national_demo_21_june