Evening Community Climate Gathering
The Evening Community Climate Gathering will blend networking opportunities with low carbon Scottish food, short films and a discussion panel.
For day delegates who want more – or for anyone else who wants to join us, our Evening Community Climate Gathering will blend networking opportunities with tasty low carbon Scottish food, thought provoking short films and a discussion panel with climate leaders from inside and beyond the CCF community.
There will be a cost of £17.50 towards the costs of food and venue hire. Tickets must be booked in advance.
Current Climate Challenge Fund (CCF) Grant Recipients with available budget can use their CCF grant to pay for attendence at the event by submitting a claim in the usual way.
Order of events:
17.00 - Registration, networking and drinks
Networking opportunities with tasty low-carbon Scottish food.
17.30 - Film One followed by a Panel discussion
Optimism or fear? Which narrative is most helpful in responding to climate change? In the first film we will hear from Christina Figueres who found a way to unite world leaders behind the Paris Agreement and explore the advantages and limits of these different approaches.
18.20 - Buffet meal and networking
Networking opportunities with tasty low carbon Scottish food.
19.10 - Film Two followed by a Panel discussion
Economic growth and consumerism. Neither are mentioned in the CCC roadmap for net zero - but can we tackle climate change without challenging these massive drivers of behaviour? In the second film we’ll hear from a business leader who is championing the idea of Gross National Happiness and ask whether we can wean ourselves off the consumerist treadmill.
20.00 - Close
Photography and video at this event
Please be aware that photographs and/or video footage may be taken at this event for future use by Keep Scotland Beautiful. By attending the event, participants are deemed to have given their consent to be filmed and photographed, and to any subsequent reproduction, public communication and/or broadcast of the material by Keep Scotland Beautiful and our partners. If you do not wish to be photographed or filmed, please inform a Keep Scotland Beautiful employee and everything possible will be done to avoid including you in any photograph or video footage taken.