Climate Crisis: What Can We Do?

Sunday Feb 16, 2020

5301 Ponderosa Ave NE
Albuquerque, NM 87110
US

Cost:

FREE

Ages:

ALL-AGES!

Contact:

Roger Scott Powers

Phone: (505) 881-9626
Website: Click to Visit

Hear young people express hopes and fears about the climate crisis as well as speakers on climate ethics and breakout sessions as each attendee creates a list of actions they feel able to carry out.

The Climate Crisis is upon us, is there hope? What can New Mexicans do?  Attend the Faith and Politics Forum entitled Climate Crisis - What Can I Do? Sunday, Feb.16, 2020, 3 to 5pm at St Andrew Presbyterian Church, 5301 Ponderosa NE, Albuquerque, 87110.  The event is free and open to the public.

To start the forum we will hear from three young people expressing their hopes and fears about the climate crisis - Norah Warren - 6th grader, Clara Sims - New Mexico Interfaith Power and Light, Tristan Wall - New Mexico Wilderness Alliance.  They will be followed by two  speakers: Tom Solomon, Coordinator for 350 New Mexico will discuss the Climate Crisis: Today and In Our Future and Larry Rasmussen, Reinhold Niebuhr Professor of Social Ethics emeritus will discuss Climate Ethics. 

The second hour will feature breakout sessions for discussion of actions that individuals could do to help meet the climate crisis.  The goal will be for each individual will have a list of actions that they feel comfortable carrying out.