Event: Global gas lock-in: linking North-South resistance – Brussels 21-23 September

The conference follows up on a previous gas meeting in Brussels last year.

Conference goals:

  • Building a coalition against further gas infrastructures and LNG imports
  • Organizing along supply chains
  • Learning about impacts of gas extraction
  • Building a counter-narrative against “gas as a transition fuel” by highlighting the devastating climate impacts of methane emissions and the urgent need to act swift within the next 10-20 years

Conference structure:

  • The rush for gas in Europe
  • Linking up with Global South: supply chains and extractivism
  • How to organise ourselves? Strategising and discussing next steps

Participants:
Up to 60 Grassroots activists, NGOs, academics and decision-makers from Global South and Europe

The conference is taking place at:
Rosa-Luxemburg-Stiftung, Brussels Office, Rue Saint-Ghislain 62, 1000 Brussels (map)

Language:
English, French

Organisation:
Corporate Europe Observatory
Counter Balance
Food & Water Europe
Friends of the Earth Europe
Gastivist-Network
PowerShift e.V. Berlin
Rosa-Luxemburg-Stiftung, Brussels Office

Contact:
Marlis Gensler, marlis.gensler(at)rosalux(dot)org

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