Starting July 10th, every Saturday members of Climate Justice Montreal and representatives from the Canadian Youth Climate Coalition will be facilitating workshops on the fundamentals of Climate Justice.

These interactive, role-play based workshops will serve as a primer for understanding how social justice and climate change intersect.

Some topics we will cover:
– Climate Debt
– the Tar Sands
– Climate Migration
– Indigenous communities, extractive industries and the role of allies
– Real solutions to a changing climate

July 10th, starting at 1:00 p.m.

What is Climate Justice? Making the links, uncovering the roots and building resistance.

July 17th: 11:00 a.m.

LOCALIZE THIS! The Tar Sands, the Trailbreaker and Montreal
we will begin with a short workshop summarizing the Trailbreaker project and how it links into the larger Tar Sands gigaproject, followed by…

STOP THE FLOW OF DESTRUCTION: Tar Sands Free Zone Bike Bloc tour of Montreal. A bike tour highlighting Montreal’s complicity in the destruction, ending in a PARTY AT THE PUMPS! A contingent will leave from Pierce and Maissoneuve at noon!

more info: http://www.facebook.com/?ref=logo#!/event.php?eid=131087043587855&ref=ts

July 24th: Topic TBD
July 31st: Climate Justice and Gender

++ Point pour le langue: les sessions est dans anglais mais le traduction est possible