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Communities for Future: Where Next? SCCAN General Assembly
Join climate activists in Scotland to hear about Communities for Future and SCCAN’s exciting plans! 2 – 5pm Sunday 13 September online
Our General Assembly: Your opportunity to steer our support for local initiatives / decide priority for activities.
Hear Davie Philip’s vision for grass roots empowerment in tackling the Climate and Ecological Emergency.
We’ll be exploring: Storytelling, Podcasts, Regional Gatherings, Local Zero Carbon Plans, Governance skills and Fundraising.
Our keynote speaker is Davie Philip – a Scottish activist who’s been advocating for sustainable community in Ireland for over 20 years. He hosts events and facilitates groups – working on collaborative approaches to help their localities flourish – through Cultivate, the trading name of the Sustainable Ireland Cooperative Society he co-founded in 2000.
Davie – based at WeCreate, an ecosystem of innovation in Cloughjordan Ecovillage – has served on the Council of ECOLISE, the European network for community-led initiatives on climate change and sustainability for 4 years. He was elected as an ECOLISE co-president – along with Francesca Whitlock of Global Ecovillage Network (GEN) Europe – in 2019.