When:Thu Dec 17, 2009 1pm – Thu Dec 17, 2009 3pm
Where: Yellow Room - Klimaforum09 Onkel Dannys Plads 1 Forsamlingshuset 1711 Copenhagen Vesterbro Danmark
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Speakers: Maude Barlow Council of Canadians, George Poitras Mikisew Cree First Nation, Eriel Derenger Rainforest Action Network, Jess Worth Tar Sands in Focus UK, Clayton Thomas-Muller Indigenous Environmental Network
Organisation: Indigenous Environmental Network and Rainforest Action Network and Council of Canadians
Description: Recognized as the biggest environmental crime in history, Canada's Tar sands cover a landmass 86,000km2 and can be seen from outer space. Second only to the Amazon in terms loss of forest every day, the tar sands are fuelling the global climate crisis. Climate justice activists from Canada, USA and Europe share ideas and strategies to pressure the nation of Canada to shut down the Tar Sands.
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