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LibDem Conference, York

March 13, 2020 - March 15, 2020

13-15th March 2020 Libdem Conference, York

GLD Fringes:


Green LibDems with Assoc of LibDem Trade Unionists

Greening the Workplace - How can businesses and trade unions work together to combat Climate Change?

Business =20%UK emissions. What can LibDem Trade Unionists, GreenLibDems, employees, business owners, elected representatives.... do to accelerate climate change action in the workplace.

Sir Simon Hughes (President ALDTU), Cllr Jane Brophy (recent MEP), Campaign Against Climate Change Trade Union group TBC.

Room 3 York Novotel 20.15-21.30 Fri 13th March

Refreshments


Rural District &County Green Campaigning Best Practice - Mobilising Zero Carbon Communities

Empowering local Circular Economies with toolkits and grants interacting with LEPs. Projects from Transport to Housing and Energy with excellent benefits for wellbeing and Sustainable growth.

With Layla Moran MP, Cllr Pippa Heylings, Cllr Steve Mason, Sue Jefferson (Realising Possibilities).

Room 3 & 4 York Novotel 13.00-14.00 Sat 14th March

Refreshments

Urban &City Green Campaigning - Hear about Key successful campaigns for Sustainable Cities.

Preparing for May Elections? Green projects can be popular from Buildings &Transport to Energy &Green Spaces. Wera Hobhouse MP leads speakers from UK cities on best practice: CllrAdele Morris (London/LGA), CllrPaula Widdowson (York), CllrRichard Kemp (TBC/Liverpool) and Mary Page (Bristol).

Riverside Room York Novotel 18.15-19.15 Sat 14th March

Refreshments

GLD AGM with guest speaker Daisy Cooper MP

Come and vote on key Officer posts for our vital GreenLibDem organisation and have your input on key priorities. Special appearance from our new St Albans MP Daisy to inspire us for activism coming up to May elections and beyond.

Room 5 York Novotel 19.45-21.00 Sat 14th March

Refreshments