The Transition Away from Fossil Fuels and Toward Resilience

Location:
Tufts University Boston, MA
Date: 
Thursday, October 3, 2013 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Registration: 

This is a free event - to reserve your spot, register online at https://transition-tufts.eventbrite.com/

Join us for a conversation with Rob Hopkins, founder of the international Transition Towns Movement, to learn how communities across the country and around the world are transforming their economic, energy, and food systems from the bottom up.

Following Rob's talk we will hear from a panel of local community resilience leaders including Mayor Michael J McGlynn, City of Medford, MA, and Mayor Lisa A. Wong, City of Fitchburg, on strategies and opportunities for local resilience and sustainability.

Co-sponsored by Transition US, Post Carbon Institute, Tufts University Peace and Justice Studies, New Economics Institute, and the Institute for Policy Studies.

Location: Tufts University campus, Medford, MA 02155, in the Cabot Intercultural Center - ASEAN Auditorium, 170 Packard Ave. Campus map: http://campusmaps.tufts.edu/medford/

 

CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE LIVE WEBCAST OF ROB'S TALK ON THURSDAY, OCTOBER 3 AT 7:30pm.

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