Activities on Debt, Finance and Climate

Activities on Debt, Finance and Climate: Climate Change Conference, Cochabamba, Bolivia, April 19-22, 2010

Jubilee South participates in the World People’s Conference on Climate Change and the Rights of Mother Earth that has already began in Cochabamba to debate and exchange strategies to mobilize for climate justice.

Below is a list of activities in which a delegation from Asia and Latin America and the Caribbean will be participation to present our contributions on the relation between debt, finance and climate change and to disseminate the preparatory document: Towards a Jubilee South Platform on Climate Change, Ecological Debt and Financial Sovereignty.

Panel What is Climate Debt and who is responsible for it?

Wednesday April 21, 8:30 – 10:30

Coliseo Municipal de Tipipaya

Beverly Keene, (Jubilee South) Lidy Nacpil (Jubilee South) Tom Sharman, Matthew Stilwell

Self-organized Activities

Towards a Peoples´ Tribunal on Ecological Debt and Climate Justice

Tuesday April 20, 16:30 – 18:30

Universidad del Valle (UNIVALLE) Auditoria AV, F2, BloF

Conveners: Jubilee South, Friends of the Earth International, Via Campesina, Hemispheric Social Alliance, Southern Peoples´ Ecological Debt Creditors’ Alliance, Oilwatch, Bolivian Platform Against Climate Change, World March of Women, Enlazando Alternativas Birregional Network Europe-Latin America/Caribbean, The Andean Coordination of Indigenous Organizations (CAOI), Panafrican Climate Justice Alliance (PACJA), Brazilian Network for People´s Integration (REBRIP)

Principles for Fair Climate Finance: Proposals from the climate justice community for raising, channeling and spending revenue through a Global Climate Fund

Tuesday April 20, 18:30 – 20:30

Universidad del Valle (UNIVALLE) AV Soc 2

Conveners: Institute for Policy Studies (USA), Campagna per la Riforma de lla Banca Mondiale (Italy), Jubilee South – Asia/Pacific Movement on Debt and Development, Jubilee South, Global Anti-Incinerator Alliance (global network), ActionAid USA

Social and Environmental Liabilities of Binational Hydroelectric Dams (Itaipú, Yacyretá)

Wednesday April 21, 14:30 a 16:30

Universidad del Valle (UNIVALLE) Salón Informática –Sala de Idiomas

Conveners: Paraguayan Commission of Binational Entities and Jubilee South /America

For more information:

Contact In Cochabamba:+5491155690140

Global Executive Secretary:

+ 5411-43071867

[email protected]

Comunication: Laura Yanella – [email protected]

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