North County Climate Action Plan Workshop

When:
05/09/2015 @ 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm
2015-05-09T13:30:00-07:00
2015-05-09T17:00:00-07:00
Where:
Palomar Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
1600 Buena Vista Drive
Vista, CA 92081
USA

Join us to learn about one of the most effective ways that Californians can advocate for climate solutions at the local level – the Climate Action Plan (CAP). This workshop is co-sponsored by Climate Action Campaign and Preserve Calavera and endorsed by the North County Climate Change Alliance/Organizing for Action.

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What you can expect from the workshop:

  • Understand what a CAP is, why it is needed, and how it can be used to get better climate policies in place
  • Learn how a CAP fits in with regional and state plans
  • Review the status of various cities’ CAPs
  • Connect with other climate advocates in your city and region
  • Leave with follow up actions and contacts
  • Get the know how and the inspiration to participate strategically in the process

The workshop will combine presentations by CAP experts, breakouts to discuss the status of individual cities, and fun networking and energizing activities.

Speakers

  • Nicole Capretz, Executive Director, Climate Action Campaign and a primary author of the City of San Diego draft Climate Action Plan
  • Diane Nygaard, President, Preserve Calavera
  • Dwain Deets, SanDiego350 Public Policy Team
  • Lisa Wellens, SanDiego350 Public Policy Team

Cost $5+ to cover materials and refreshments – no one turned away.

Our hosts, Palomar UU Fellowship, are offering childcare for this event.  Please email minister@vistauu.org to reserve childcare.

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Note: While we’ll focus on the 9 North County Cities (Carlsbad, Del Mar, Encinitas, Escondido, Oceanside, Poway, San Marcos, Solana Beach, Vista), most of the days information applies to any City’s climate action plan as well as to County and other plans.

Materials including presentations, resource links, and handouts, from the workshop are posted here (under development).

About Masada D

Masada Disenhouse co-founded SanDiego350 in 2011 and serves as its Executive Director. She is passionate about engaging volunteers and growing a powerful climate change movement.

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