Community Plans for People&Planet 6-8pm Wed1Mar CraigmillarLibrary EH16 4DS
Transition Edinburgh, Nourish and the Edinburgh Sustainable Development Partnership invite you to local events to discuss:-
“Community Planning for People & Planet: Help set the environmental priorities for four Edinburgh Locality Improvement Plans 2017-22."
Topics include:- Local Economic Resilience and Jobs; Food and Growing Local; Energy & Climate Change; Transport and Air Pollution; Open Spaces and Green Spaces.
The final event will be held from 6 - 8pm Wednesday 1 March at Craigmillar Library / East Neighbourhood Office, 101 Niddrie Mains Rd, Edinburgh EH16 4DS - for North East Locality.
Book at https://lip-1mar.eventbrite.co.uk [NB this was originally planned for 31 Jan] The other sessions are at:
6–8pm Wed 8 Feb at City Chambers for South East inc City Centre https://lip-8feb.eventbrite.co.uk
6–8pm Wed 15 Feb at Wester Hailes Education Centre for SW Locality https://lip-15feb.eventbrite.co.uk
6–8pm Wed 22 Feb at West Pilton Community Centre for NW Locality https://lip-22feb.eventbrite.co.uk
Local and citywide community groups and projects seeking to make improvements to our local environment are invited. These events will be accompanied by week-long exhibitions at same venues. The events will open opportunities for contributors to input on local environmental priorities in next 5-10 years - all in the context of the emerging 2050 Edinburgh City Vision. Issues from these events will be passed to project teams for each Locality Improvement Plan – due out by October 2017.
More information about the four Edinburgh Localities and Locality working can be found at www.edinburghcompact.org.uk/localities/ or email David.Somervell@ed.ac.uk for a briefing.
If you have no access to the internet / no email address please call David on 07743 759 528.
More information will be posted in January 2017 at the Transition Edinburgh site www.transitionedinburgh.org.uk
Exhibitions: Groups with leaflets / posters about their projects please call Transition Edinburgh on 0131 445 2575.
DRAFT AGENDA - fuller ideas with short background reading to be circulated beforehand:
5.30pm Registration / refreshments / meet people
6.00pm Welcome with first keynote contributions
6.20pm Paired discussion about the issues raised
6.30pm More short contributions leading to questions
6.45pm Space for exploring topics / refreshments
7.00pm Table conversations leading to ideas for action
7.45pm Coming together to share the ideas generated
Date and Time
Craigmillar Library / East Neighbourhood Office
101 Niddrie Mains Road