Make a difference in the challenge to confront global warming and prevent nuclear war and the development and use of nuclear weapons.
Tell President Obama and the US DOT to stop oil trains carrying diluted tar sands and fracked shale oil from the Bakken formation—both are more toxic, more explosive, and more carbon-intensive than conventional crude.
Women, Climate Change, & Human Rights: First Annual Special Assembly
December 8, 2012
Santa Monica, California
Time: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: SGI Culture of Peace Resource Center, 606 Wilshire Blvd.
Join The Greater Los Angeles Chapter (USNC) for UN Women for an intimate and dynamic afternoon full of speakers, green community vendors, music, organic food, artists, and activists.
PSR-LA Executive Director, Martha Dina Argüello, will be part of a stellar panel of experts from the fields of academia, politics, education, and activism who will address women’s coping capacities, identify gender-sensitive strategies to respond to climate change and discuss effective actions against climate change through gender equality.
RSVP: Tickets can be purchased online or make checks payable to The Greater Los Angeles Chapter (USNC) for UN WOMEN 222 Washington Ave. No. 20, Santa Monica, CA 90403
GLA Chapter Member Seating: $25 Donation
Non-Member Seating: $35 Donation
This event is sponsored by The Greater Los Angles Chapter of The United States National Committee for UN Women; The United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women.
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