Are We Equipping our Youth for Climate Change

November 6, 2009  |  News

Are We Equipping our Youth for Climate Change?

Climate change is a topic with increasing local and international emphasis and renewable energy is seen as one of the important and ignificant solutions. Do the resources available to educators reflect this? Where can good resources be sourced? Are there ‘bad’ resources?

Time: November 10, 2009 from 7.30pm to 9.30pm.
Location: Josephine’s Mill
Street: Boundary Road, Newlands

* Liz McDaid of the Green Connection will demonstrate video and audio esources available for educators via their communication DVD.

* Bishop Geoff Davies of the Southern African Faith Communities environment Institute (SAFCEI) will explain how faith communities are icking up the climate change challenge and present a range of posters and pamphlets that SAFCEI have available for educators.

* Peter Becker will present a case study demonstrating how the packaging and presentation of information can lead to educators being misled.

Each speaker will give a 20 minute presentation which will be followed by an open discussion.