Earth Day Workshop 2024

EcoCounts Workshop II: the London Climate Crisis

Changing the World when Change is Hard

🗓️ Earth Day, Monday April 22nd at 7:00pm

🌍 At the Islington Climate Centre, upstairs at Angel Central near Vue Cinema entrance, in the old burger bar next to Wagamama in, 21 Parkfield Street, London N1 0PS

🕖 Duration: 2 1/2 hours

🍴 Food & drink: light refreshments available

🎬 Workshop Outline:

  1. Main Goal for EcoCounts: build a program that people ask for based on what we have learned so far
  2. Main Goal for Workshop Attendees: learn, discover, help build a realistic approach to tackling the climate crisis
  3. Scene Setting: what’s the Climate Doing
  4. Personal Intros
  5. Why We Make Less Progress Than We Want: the Aim of the Game
  6. What EcoCounts has discovered so far
  7. Whose Reality are we Dealing with: Roger Hallam & the Study of Social Change? Great Britain and Anglo-Saxon Culture? Elon Musk or Bill Gates? Oxfam?
  8. The Game – Climate Crisis: the Social Dilemma
  9. Game Recap 
  10. Discussion 1 – 5 Types of Action to Change the World – categorise issues
  11. Discussion 2 – What do we want?
  12. Personal Take-home Points
  13. Commitments to Help to Make It Happen

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By Adam Hardy

Zoologist at heart. Environmentalist by necessity. Stage hand, financial trader, secretary, card payments designer, software developer, fossil fuel big data warehouse consultant. Amateur psychologist. Now climate change salvage engineer.