Starting Date: 09-14-2007
Starting Time: 9:00am
At Lisner Auditorium, George Washington University
Washington, District Of Columbia
Confronting the Triple Crisis: The Problems & The Solutions
The International Forum on Globalization, The Institute for Policy Studies, The Project on Economic Transitions and the George Washington Progressive Student Union will hold a teach-in on September 14-16.
The event will cover various topics including:
* Climate Change
* Peak Oil (The End of the Era of Cheap Energy)
* Global Resource Depletion (And Species Extinction)
* Powering-Down for the Future (Toward an International Movement for Systemic Change: New Economies of Sustainability, Equity, “Sufficiency” and Peace)
60 SPEAKERS INCLUDING: Vandana Shiva, Bill McKibben, Michael Klare, Martin Khor, Richard Heinberg, Winona LaDuke, David Korten, John Cavanagh, Jerry Mander, Maude Barlow, Tony Clarke, Wolfgang Sachs, Sara Larrain, Meena Raman, Ross Gelbspan, Q’Orianka Kilcher, Frances Moore-Lappe, Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, Helena Norberg-Hodge, Daphne Wysham, Victor Menotti, Atossa Soltani, David Suzuki, Simon Retallack, Jeremy Leggett, Arjun Makhijani, David Pimentel, John Passacantando, Rob Hopkins, Steve Kretzmann, Antony Froggatt, Randy Hayes, Anne Leonard, Megan Quinn, Thomas Princen and 25 more.
Take part in this Teach-In held at Lisner Auditorium, George Washington University, Washington DC.
Tickets and Information are availbe from: International Forum on Globalization
For more than four decades, IPS has transformed ideas into action for peace, justice, and the environment as the nation's oldest progressive multi-issue think tank. http://www.ips-dc.org
Geographical Scope: National