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Just received from House of Commons’ Petitions Committee - URGENT
Do you want to know how you and your communities could use petitions to help your campaigns and influence change?
Do you want to know how petitions to the UK Government and Parliament work?
Join MPs and staff from the House of Commons Petitions Committee to find out how you can get your community’s voice heard in the UK Parliament.
We would also love to hear any of your views and ideas about how we work.
We are coming to Birmingham as part of “Your parliament on your high street”.
Date and TimeThursday 23rd February 2017
11:30 – 13:00 GMT
LocationLibrary of Birmingham - Room 102
You can sign up today: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/your-parliament-and-your-petitions-tickets-31880395120 for a ticket.
Wednesday 15th March: “Global Warming & Climate Change – News of the South Pacific”
A talk by Prof Julia Edwards, Methodist Mission Partner and Researcher, at Selly Oak Methodist Church B29 6HT. Prof Edwards is an expert on Climate Change and has been working with the Fijian people since 2010 to deal with the already rising sea levels, re-siting villages etc. and also planning for the future. She is the representative of the Fijian Government at the United Nations Framework on Climate Change. At 7.30pm (tea and coffee served from 6.45pm). No admission charge.
With best wishes as always,
Administrator, on behalf of the Birmingham Justice and Peace Commission