Environment Day Summit: Citizens not Consumers
October 9 @ 2:00 pm- £6.00 – £12.00 at The Shoreham Centre
How to engineer change and strengthen resilience.
There will be a book stall and cafe from 1:00pm
Session 1: Citizens: Jon Alexander discusses his book with broadcaster Jane Mote. He argues the ‘Consumer Story’ that has dominated society for the last eight decades is in collapse, but the ‘Citizen Story’ is rising in every aspect of society.
Session 2: Breakout groups with examples of community action on:
- Renewable energy
- Regenerative agriculture
- Urban greening
- Forest Gardens and Forest Schools
- Respecting Water
- Sussex Green Living
Session 3: Going Zero: author Kate Hughes shares her story of an ordinary family’s journey to a zero-waste and sustainable lifestyle.
Session 4: Developing a New World View – Tony Whitbread
Plenary Session led by the President of Sussex Wildlife Trust.
Community stands and organisation displays are welcome. If you are interested, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org marked: Display for Environment Day.