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TEN YEARS ON FROM MAKE POVERTY HISTORY
July 2, 2015 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
7 pm, Thursday 2 July, Augustine Church, George 4th Bridge, Edinburgh
On 2 July 2005 over 200,000 people marched in Edinburgh under the banner of Make Poverty History in response to the presence of the G8 summit in Gleneagles, Ten years on we’ve certainly not made poverty history!
What can we take from 2005 and the decade of organisation and struggle that has followed?
What are the priorities for organising for social justice in 2015?
Come, learn, contribute your thoughts and experiences
David Miller, who was involved in the G8 Alternatives conference; and
Gillian Wilson of NIDOS (Network of International Organisations in Scotland
will introduce the discussion