One Million Climate jobs information update

Saturday 19th May

Summer Fair, Victoria Park, Portsmouth: One Million Climate Jobs stall, discussion in speakers tent and 12:30pm short film show.

Tuesday 22nd May

Climate Caravan roadshow: 9:30am – 4:30pm, Mountbatten Fountain, Commercial Road Precinct/Arundel Street, Portsmouth PO1 1BT

Public Meeting:
 7-9pm, Room F, Central Library, Portsmouth PO1 2DX
(hosted by Portsmouth Trades Union Council)

Speakers include

Manuel Cortes, General Secretary, Transport Salaried Staffs’ Association

Hanna Thomas
, Green Jobs Director at 
The Otesha Project UK and leading member of East London Green Jobs Alliance, a coalition of trade unions, NGOs, community based organisations and green businesses working to create green and decent jobs for East London citizens. Hannah currently runs a demonstration project designed to take young, unemployed people in East London through a training and skills “jobs pipeline” and into green apprenticeships. She was a finalist in the Sheila McKechnie 2011 campaigner awards for her work with the Alliance.

Suzanne Jeffery
, Chair of the Campaign against Climate Change Trade Union Group

Further information: Chris Price 079 0188 2557
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