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)
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
or https://portsmouthtuc.wordpress.com or http://www.portsmouthcan.co.uk