Sessions

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Introductory Speakers

The first climate emergency declarations in the world (1) & the UK (2), a zero carbon plan (3), responding to emergencies (4) zero carbon & nature friendly farming (5) & including everyone (6).

This is a draft timetable, there may be some changes/additions

Main Hall

11:00
Working together to understand and overcome barriers to reaching net zero: Part One
11:45
21st century governance: principles for responding to the climate emergency
12:30
Lessons from Lockdown
14:00
Blueprint: What we need from Government
14:45
Carbon Literacy Training
15:30
Working together to understand and overcome barriers to reaching net zero: Part Two

1: Communities Engaging

11:00
Engaging multicultural voices in Climate Action – what can councils do?
11:45
Faith Groups
12:30
Give your council the authority to act!
14:00
Citizen’s Juries & Assemblies
14:45
Engaging with your local council
15:30
Citizen scrutiny of Action Plans

2: Food & Ecology

11:00
Engaging farmers in more nature friendly agriculture
11:45
The Transformative potential of urban greening and food growing
12:30
The Greening Campaign
14:00
Managing solar parks for nature
14:45
Sustainable Food Places
15:30
Natural Flood Management

3: Action Plans

11:00
So you’ve declared a Climate Emergency. What next?
11:45
Action Plans: London & Metropolitan
12:30
Action Plans: Unitary & District
14:00
New tools to help you to develop your Action Plan
14:45
Resilient Coastal Communities
15:30
Local authorities – Motivation, Drivers and Decisions; the processes needed to deliver carbon targets?

4: Practical Actions

11:00
Community Led Housing
11:45
Low carbon enablers – working with communities to deliver carbon targets
12:30
Retrofit and Green Homes Grant
14:00
The role of Planning
14:45
Travel & Air Quality
15:30
Divestment