Community Led Climate Action Gathering: Edinburgh + online

Community Led Climate Action Gathering
Saturday 25 September 2021 - 14:00 to 17:00

St Columba's by the Castle [and online]

14 Johnston Terrace

[Blue Door]



Scottish Communities Climate Action Network

Join Community led initiatives across Scotland. Share ways of tackling the personal and political challenges as change-makers seeking a fairer, more just society. Learn about what we are and can do that together in our regions, and nationally, to build networks, increase capacity and act effectively.

2.00pam - 5.00pm Saturday 25 September Blended Mtg

This blended event is part of the Climate Fringe Week and European Day of Sustainable Communities 2021. Join in person: St Columba's by the Castle, 14 Johnston Ter, Edinburgh EH1 2PW OR ONLINE via zoom.

TIMETABLE: A mixture of Alastair's inspiration plus local breakout groups. "Meet" people in your area / get involved with local initiatives. All welcome whether or not a member of SCCAN.

  • 2.00pm Welcome - Tami Stevenson, Events Circle lead link

  • 2.10pm Alastair McIntosh on our personal and our collective responses to Climate Disruption: Riders on the Storm

  • 2.30pm Q&A / Responses

  • 2.40pm Breakout: How we can engage the fearful / disinterested?

  • 3.10pm Plenary / Sharing thoughts

  • 3.20pm Comfort Break

  • 3.40pm Community Climate Hubs: Philip Revell SCCAN convener

  • - NE Scotland Climate Action Network

  • - Thurso Community Development Trust

  • 4.00pm Breakouts by region - enabling plotting and planning

  • 4.45pm Final Plenary to share ideas emerging

  • 4.55pm Summary with Close at 5.00pm

£0 – £9.50