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Title: Screening of: A Darker Shade of Green
START DATE: Friday March 16
TIME: 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location Details:
Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists’ Hall
1924 Cedar (@Bonita), Berkeley http://www.bfuu.org
Event Type: Screening
Jeff Conant of Global Justice Ecology Project presents this new film, documenting opposition among Indigenous Peoples, forest-dependent communities and environmental justice groups around the globe, to controversial programs that claim to Reduce Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation (REDD) by putting forests into the carbon market. As REDD policies and programs are promoted around the world by corporations and governments, some are raising the alarm that these programs will have serious negative impacts—and will not mitigate climate change. Trailer: http://youtu.be/kJaQGFLp7lM

Sponsored by the Marin Interfaith Task Force on the Americas. For more information, call 415-924-3227 or visit http://www.mitfamericas.org

Suggested donation $5-$10. No one turned away.
Wheelchair accessible.

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Added to the calendar on Thursday Mar 1st, 2012 4:37 PM

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