A Southern Perspective Workshop: LIONS’ TALES – Stories of Climate Justice

Southern Voices Workshop on Saturday, February 18th, 2012 Stories of Climate Justice – Strategies for Change in a changing world This workshop will be facilitated by Southern Voices with Caroline Downey, Executive Director of MERCi (the Manchester Environmental Resource Centre initiative) and Councillor Rabnawaz Akbar. Exploring the impact of climate change Sharing experiences and success stories…

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Review: CLIMATE VIOLENCE, HISTORY AND RESISTANCE Workshop

The Workshop on Climate Violence, on January 21st 2012, was attended by 23 people. The event was subsequently reviewed by Manchester Climate Monthly with a comment by workshop leader Kooj Chuhan. Feedback from the attendees General Impressions ‘very good and very informative’ ‘the information given is very useful’ ‘well presented and the group participation good.…

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Bhopal: From Calamity to Survival

by Jaya Graves A cloud of poisonous gas drifted out of a factory in the middle of a busy town in India. By the morning of December 3rd 1984, thousands of people were dead. Others were terribly maimed and affected for the rest of their lives. This town was Bhopal. The gas was caused by…

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Migration: a Southern Perspective workshop

A participatory workshop to focus on the causes of migration from the South into the UK, as well as the consequences for Southern migrants, Southern countries and for the UK itself. The workshop will introduce and explore Southern perspectives and provide an opportunity to share experience, ideas and analysis. Southern Voices is a community organisation…

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Climate Change: a Southern Perspective Workshop

Climate Change is of huge concern globally.  How do people from Southern countries view this phenomenon? This practical workshop will introduce and explore Southern perspectives and provide an opportunity to share experience, ideas and analysis. Climate Change is of huge concern globally.  How do people from Southern countries view this phenomenon? This practical workshop will introduce…

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