Sheffield Climate Alliance

Biodiversity & Ecological Emergency Speaker Event

Biodiversity & Ecological Emergency Speaker Event Tuesday 26th @ 7pm

The speakers are:

Rachael Smith – Member of the Sheffield Green Parents

Lindy Stone -Coordinator – Sheffield Friends of the Earth

Liz Ballard, CEO, Sheffield & Rotherham Wildlife Trust

John Grant – Director of Adaptation & Resilience Kommittee “The ARK”

Cllr Mark Jones (SCC Cabinet

Member for the Environment ,Street Scenes and Climate Change).

The link is on greenwire :

https://greenwire.greenpeace.org.uk/s/event/a2X4H0000007qoCUAQ/biodiversity-ecological-emergency-speaker-event

This is to promote two local petitions supported by Sheffield Greenpeace and Sheffield & Rotherham Wildlife Trust

Sheffield Green Parents & Sheffield Friends Of The Earth in collaboration with Sheffield & Rotherham Wildlife Trust and Sheffield Greenpeace are calling on Sheffield City Council to declare a Biodiversity & Ecological emergency, and set targets to:

-Act now for our Green City ! Prioritising the health of our community and nature’s recovery when tackling climate change .

-Put the restoration and protection of the natural eco systems and wildlife on which we all depend a first.

-Connect people to wildlife and nature which are know to have widespread mental and physical health benefits.

-Stop the use of the pesticide glyphosate on parks, playgrounds and pavements now (and not in 2022 as planned).

Greenparents link –

https://www.change.org/BiodiversityEmergencySheffield

Sheffield Friends of The Earth

https://actionnetwork.org/petitions/call-for-sheffield-city-council-to-declare-an-ecological-emergency?source=direct_link&

Sheffield & Rotherham Wildlife trust

FREE downloadable Action for Insects and help tackle this crisis.

Link

https://www.wildlifetrusts.org/take-action-insects

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Date

Jan 26 2021
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Time

7:00 pm

Cost

free

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Organizer

Sheffield Greenpeace
Phone
07505244995
Email
sheffieldgreenpeace@gmail.com
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