Event

COP25 Side Event: Grassroots Community Solutions


Event Details


False energy solutions to climate change are impacting or bypassing marginalized communities. Yet these same communities are often generating innovative, just and scaleable clean energy solutions. Their voices must be heard.

Interpretation English/Spanish available.

Download here the full flyer of the event to share.

Moderator: Chloe Noël, Maryknoll Office for Global Concerns

Speakers:

  • Andreia Fanzeres, Coordinator Indigenous Peoples´ Rights OPAN Brazil: hydropower impacts on Indigenous communities in the Amazon basin
  • Jacob Maurice Johns, Community Supported Organizer, Backbone Campaign USA
  • Margarita Parra, Mobility Equity Lead, GRID Alternatives & Clean Energy Works USA
  • Antonio Zambrano, Coordinator Clean Energy Program MOCICC, Peru: community-based renewable energy