Time: Thurs 6 December 2018 at 5.45pm
Place: Room QA063 (Council Room), Queen Anne Court, University of Greenwich, Old Royal Naval College, Park Row, London SE10 9LS (getting to Greenwich http://www2.gre.ac.uk/about/travel/greenwich)
Booking: All are welcome but please register here on Eventbrite in case the room becomes fully booked: https://how-to-give-up-plastic-greenwich-rshctalk.eventbrite.co.uk
About the talk: The shocking images of plastic pollution in our oceans has exploded into the public consciousness like no other environmental issue in recent years. This is an ideal time to re-asses the role we all play in reducing our impact on the planet. Camilla Berens will outline some of the key steps that we can all take, both socially and politically, to end our dependence on plastic and move towards a more sustainable future.
About the speaker: Camilla Berens is a journalist and environmental activist. She has been Greenpeace’s area co-ordinator for Greenwich and Lewisham for ten years. Camilla strongly believes that non-violent direct action must play a central role in addressing the core issues behind climate change if we are to deal with the problem before it’s too late.
Refreshments will be available.
For information contact Dr Vanessa Taylor V.J.Taylor@greenwich.ac.uk