Transition Chesterfield are organising a series of monthly Zoom events designed to celebrate and prepare for the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) in Glasgow.
These events will cover different climate themes, bringing together experts and examples of best practice to identify the actions needed to achieve a zero carbon society. May’s event is as follows:
22nd May: Educating for Zero Carbon
How can we educate people about climate change and the actions needed for zero carbon? The speakers at this event will talk about how to embed carbon literacy at all stages of education and what we can do collectively and individually to educate for zero carbon, with Fiona Cowan, Head of award-winning climate pioneers Bolsover Infants and Nursery School; Anna and Eleanor Marshall, climate activists from St Mary’s High School; and Sian Davies-Vollum, Head of the School of the Built and Natural Environment, and interim Head of the Environmental Sustainability Research Centre at the University of Derby. Click here to register for the event.
Dates of forthcoming events can be found here: Transition Chesterfield: Countdown to COP26