Media Advisory: Action on June 5 at 10:00 AM in Brussels at European Development Days

Written by  CIDSE

Civil society action at EDDs 2017 © CIDSE
01 June 2018

Shoot for #1o5C! Civil society organisations demand stronger action on climate change that empowers women and girls

 5 June, Brussels. On the occasion of the European Development Days (EDD) and World Environment Day, CARE International, CIDSE, Climate Action Network (CAN) Europe, ACT Alliance, WWF and GenderCC will organise an action encouraging EDD delegates to advocate for increased climate ambition and to promote sustainable development options to tackle climate change and gender inequalities. The organisations will ask incoming delegates to demonstrate their football skills and shoot to score for climate action in line with the Paris Agreement’s 1.5°C temperature limit.

Tuesday, June 5 at 10:00 AM

European Development Days Venue
Tour & Taxis, Avenue du Port 86, B-1000 Brussels, outside the main entrance
EDD Conference badge not needed.

CARE International, CAN Europe, CIDSE, GenderCC, ACT Alliance, and WWF will host the action and engage with conference attendees.

Photos will be available after the action here:

For further information and interview requests, please contact:
Valentina Pavarotti, CIDSE Media and Communications Officer: pavarotti(at)

Last modified on Friday, 01 June 2018 13:55

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