Activity

  • Divest-Reinvest: Towards a Local Peace Economy
    Activity Date: Sunday, January 24, 2021 - 18:00 UTC
    Duration: 90 min
    Brief Description:

    Speakers:
    David Swanson (USA), Co-Founder & Executive Director World BEYOND War
    Kelly Curry (USA) CODEPINK Local Peace Economy Organizer
    Susi Snyder (Netherlands), Coordinator for Don't Bank on the Bomb
    Moderator: Greta Zarro (USA), Organizing Director, World BEYOND War
    Description:
    Divestment gives direct agency to individuals and communities to cut ties to destructive industries. In this panel, three leading organizers will present case studies of successful & diverse divestment models, including fossil fuel and weapons divestment. Beyond divestment, we will explore how divestment must be paired with reinvestment strategies that advance a just transition from a war economy to a peace economy.

    Language(s) of the Activity: English
    Proponent Organizations:
    How to get in touch and participate in activity?:

    info@ipb-office.berlin

    Contact (Email):

    info@ipb-office.berlin

    Topics: Activism, Collaborative economy, Employment, Environmentally sustainable, Global relations, Governance, Jobs, Labour, Local economy, Sharing economy, Social economy, Social finance, Solidarity economy
    Thematic space(s) of the activity: Peace and war