Sign up for news (including updates on the Green Week events) from Havant Climate Alliance Action Network,
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Join Havant Friends of the Earth too: www.havantfoe.org.uk/
Persuade Havant Borough Council to come up with an effective action plan on climate. See our article here. If you have a particular concern like cycle routes or flood protection, let them know.The full council will be discussing Havant’s Climate Strategy on Wed 22nd at 5 pm and we’d definitely like to see some improvements.
Support other local groups and campaigns.
Take action nationally
Sign the Climate Coalition’s Declaration for Boris Johnson just before the climate talks in November
Write to your MP to tell the you care about climate action
There will be lots of events and actions in the lead up to the COP26 climate talks in November, including international demonstrations on 5/6 November. A really big rally is being planned for 12 noon on Nov 6th In Portsmouth and if you’d like to help plan it, join the launch of the Portsmouth COP26 CoalitionAlso, marchers from Spain to Glasgow will be coming via Portsmouth at the end of September so it’s important to make a big splash and welcome them. Find out more here
Here are some ideas for pledges you can make at home from the Climate Coalition
You can make a difference, but we need government action too.These are top ideas for reducing your impact, according to researchers at the University of Leeds last year. Some of them are really difficult without government action so we need to be putting pressure on the politicians to invest in things like renewable energy, retrofitting homes, better public transport and support for walkers and cyclists. Make a pledge Cut carbon from your life and tell your friends about it. Research shows that our actions can influence those around is surprisingly effectively. Read more This is a useful article from the Independent