Tidal News

Update February 2013

Tidal logo: global activism in Leeds
 
 

Another month where I’ve received news of events that are due before next months news letter. I’ve also included some events from February’s newsletter that haven’t happened yet.

Plus if you’re interested on training about funding there’s a couple of on-line courses due to start soon – see here.

 
 
 

9th March 2013

Does International Aid still Matter?

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9th March 13.30 to 15.30 at Oblong, Woodhouse Community Centre, 197 Woodhouse St, Leeds LS62 NY.

Join Oxfam Leeds for their panel discussion, chaired by BBC Leeds Political Editor Len Tingle, to explore the issues of international aid. Hear a variety of perspectives on the debate with local MPs Greg Mulholland and Fabian Hamilton as well as experts from NGOs and aid work

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26th February 2013

Economy & Environment: Are they at odds?

26th February 19.00 at The Lounge Bar & Grill, Merrion Street LS2 8JE

Green Drinks have something a little different for you this month. They're trialling an Open Discussion format, and this month, the topic is "Economy & Environment: Are they at odds?"

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27th February 2013

Does the UK Need Nuclear Power?

27th February 18.15 to 21.00 at University of Leeds: Business School Western LT G.01

Debate - Stephen Tindale vs Natalie Bennett

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28th February 2013 plus other Thursdays

Carbon Conversations - Course

28th February 19.00 to 21.00 at St Edmunds Church Hall Lidgett Park Rd, Roundhay, LS8 1JN

Also on 14th March, 28th March, 25th April, 9th May and 23rd May

Make 2013 the year you cut your carbon and your bills.

Carbon conversations is a course of 6 friendly practical meetings to help you halve your carbon footprint. The meetings last about 2 hours and will be run by a professionally trained facilitator and organised by REAP.

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4th March 2013

Chasing Ice Film

4th March 18.30 to 20.00 at Leeds University Business School Western Lecture Theatre, Moorland Road, Leeds

We sent you a preview of this film. Now it's coming to Leeds.

Acclaimed environmental photographer James Balog was once a skeptic about climate change discovers through his Extreme Ice Survey, undeniable evidence of our changing planet

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5th March 2013

Is natural gas the answer to the UK’s energy challenges

5th March, 17.30-18.45 at University of Leeds, Clarendon Way, LS2

Lecture by Professor Jim Watson, Professor of Energy Policy, SPRU, University of Sussex & Research Director at the UK Energy Research Centre (UKERC) as part of CCCEP Climate Week

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6th March 2013

The Energy Emergency and the Developing World

6th March March 19.00 at Leeds Civic Hall, Millennium Square

A workshop by Tim Padmore from the Kirklees Environmental Campaign Group, organised by Leeds Oxfam Grou

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7th 8th 9th March 2013

Green Film Festival

7th 8th 9th March 19.30 to 21.30 at St. Andrew's Church Roundhay, Shaftesbury Avenue, Leeds LS8 1DS

Thursday 7 March – on the theme of waste and simpler living: Low Impact Man

Friday 8 March – on the theme of Climate Change: There once was an Island

Saturday 9 March – on the theme of how we eat: Vegucate

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9th March 2013

Global Health Documentary ‘They Go To Die’

9th March 15.45 at Hyde Park Picture House, Leeds

Medsin Leeds and RESULTS UK are proud to present a screening and Q&A with the director of new hard hitting global health documentary ‘They Go To Die’.

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Coming soon

Local and national events

 
 

Sat 23/2/2013  12:00am

Training weekend for Calais Migrant Solidarity (CMS).

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Mon 25/2/2013  12:00am

Funding for Community Groups on-line course

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Tue 26/2/2013  6:00pm

Economy & Environment: Are they at odds?

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Thu 28/2/2013  7:00pm

Carbon Conversations - Course

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Mon 4/3/2013  12:00am

Advising Groups on Funding Issues

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Mon 4/3/2013  6:30pm

Chasing Ice Film

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Tue 5/3/2013  5:30pm

Is natural gas the answer to the UK’s energy challenges

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Wed 6/3/2013  7:00pm

The Energy Emergency and the Developing World

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Thu 7/3/2013  12:00am

Green Film Festival

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Sat 9/3/2013  1:30pm

Does International Aid still Matter?

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Sat 9/3/2013  3:45pm

Global Health Documentary ‘They Go To Die

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Fri 15/3/2013  12:00am

Facilitation for Sustainability Course

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Wed 12/6/2013  12:00am

Protests as Events / Events as Protests

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For a full list of actions and events, see the Tidal website.

 
 
 

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