EVENT: Tackling Poverty in the Face of Climate Change (Swaffham & London)

Africa-Kenya-Anthony-Mbandi-Director-of-Caritas-Kenya-s-climate-change-campaign_layout-large-thumbTwo opportunities to hear from Antony Mbandi, CAFOD partner from Caritas Kitui, Kenya, who will share a first-hand account of some of the challenges the people in his Diocese face in the light of climate change. Antony will also discuss how green energy projects are transforming people’s lives.

Events take place on:

Wednesday 9 July
10.30am-4pm

The Green Britain Centre
Swaffham, East Anglia

Rob Elsworth, CAFOD’s climate change policy analyst will also be speaking at the event.

Lunch is provided – engaging workshops – no charge for the day – you can even climb the windmill

Book a place online or email
eastanglia@cafod.org.uk. Alternatively phone 01603 624 714

Thursday 10 July
6pm-9pm

Amigo Hall, St George’s Catehdral
Corner of St George’s & Lambeth Road
London SE1 6HR

Attend a reception for drinks and an opportunity to mingle. Rob Elsworth, CAFOD’s climate change policy analyst; Dom Goggins, CAFOD’s Head of Government Relations; Helen Taylor from green energy firm Ecotricity and Sophie Dodgeon, CAFOD’s new Head of Campaigns.

Book your place by calling 030 3303 3030 or register online

Both events will introduce you to the next major CAFOD campaign, focusing on the global effects of climate change.

Can’t make an event? The people of Kitui have a plan to restore their land and water supply in just two years. And they need you to get Hands On.

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