Feb. 26, 2020

WAKE UP CALL

WAKE UP CALL

AUSTRALIA & THE WORLD IS DECLARING


Over 1000 local, city, state and national governments around the world have declared a climate emergency, with over 70 in Australia leading the call. From capital cities to local councils on the frontline, there’s a growing recognition of the scale and speed of the threat we now face. How can governments turn these breakthrough declarations into emergency action?

Clover Moore – Lord Mayor of Sydney
Shane Rattenbury – Minister for Climate Change & Sustainability ACT Government
Vonda Malone – Mayor of Torres Shire Council
Trent McCarthy – Councilor Darebin City Council
Carol Sparks – Mayor Glen Innes Severn Council

Moderated by Cr Cathy Oke – Councilor City of Melbourne