Brighter Green will be at this year’s Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP24 for short). It’s taking place from December 3-14, 2018 in Katowice, Poland. Associate Caroline Wimberly will be participating in collaborative events and initiatives with the goal of raising awareness of and laying the groundwork for concrete action on animal agriculture and climate change. See our page for more info, updates, photos, and more.
Some of the events that we will be participating in include:
Press Conference with Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation and ProVeg International
Date: Monday 3rd, December
Location: Press Conference Room Katowice, Area F
Brighter Green will be announcing its new joint report with the Center for Biological Diversity and Farm Forward, members of the Food and Climate Alliance, “The Climate Cost of Food at COP24,”
1.5 degrees from a community perspective with the Global Forest Coalition (GFC) and Friends of Siberian Forests (FSF)
Date: Wednesday, 5th December from 16:45—18:15
Location: Room Warmia
Food Day hosted by ProVeg International
Date: Saturday 8th December
Location: Climate Hub, Klub Królestwo (opposite the COP venue)
Caroline will be participating in the first session, “Talanoa around the world – Innovative Food Solutions” from 9:00 – 10:30.
Food and Climate Alliance Gathering
Date: 8th or 9th of December