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2016 - 9th Worthing & Adur Eco-summit. Sussex Green Living Workshop - Creating a Change for Climate/Grow Your Own Revolution

Tue 21 Jun 2016

The workshop leader ran two separate workshops - A workshop on Creating a Change for Climate for Secondary School pupils, and a Grow Your Own Revolution workshop for Primary school pupils.

In March Carrie Cort was invited to join Al Gore, renowned climate scientists and communicators on the Climate Reality Leadership Corp 3 day training course in Manila, Philippines in March. Al Gore is the Founder and Chairman of the Climate Reality Leader Training and former U.S. Vice President.

In the Creating a Change for Climate workshop pupils learnt about both the problems and some solutions in relation to climate change. Touching on rising sea levels, food shortages, extreme weather, solar, wind power, recycling, reusing and reducing. Pupils played some games whilst learning how to create a climate for change.  Carrie was joined by Jenny Edwards who trained on the same programme in Miami, September 2015.   

In the Grow Your Own Revolution pupils looked at the importance and benefits of growing your own food, weaving together growing food, upcycling and looking after our wild friends. Pupils were involved in some making and planting.

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