As the climate crisis deepens, activists have evolved new approaches with spectacular success in raising public awareness. Particularly crucial are the interventions of younger activists demanding action to protect their futures and the future of the planet.
Join us as our panel of speakers discuss climate change activism – how it is evolving and what motivates campaigners.
Varsha Yajman and Jean Hinchcliffe from School Strike for the Climate
Elly Baxter from Extinction Rebellion
Chaired by Associate Professor Tema Milstein from UNSW School of Humanities & Languages
Doors open at 6.00pm for a 6.30pm start.
Presented by UNSW Arts & Social Sciences in partnership with Bayside City Council.
About Nancy Hillier:
Nancy Hillier was a tireless campaigner on behalf of people and places in the Botany Bay area of Sydney. This annual lecture acknowledges Nancy’s legacy by providing a forum to discuss major social and environmental issues from the perspective of campaigners and activists.