We would like to invite you to attend this Regional Action Workshop for the West Midlands and the East Midlands which is being jointly run by the National Children’s Bureau and Sustainability West Midlands. The event will take place on 27 January 2010 at the SWM Offices, Millennium Point between 10 am and 2pm.
From the event we hope you will gain;· Greater understanding of children and young people’s concerns and views about climate change and sustainable living, and opportunities to consider what these mean for your work
· Knowledge of the national policy context on sustainable living, climate change and children and young people
· Ideas and examples of good practice on how to involve young people in decision making, including local planning and delivery, to help achieve a sustainable future for communities
· Information on where to get further help and support on engaging children and young people
The event is suitable for anyone wanting to involve children and young people in their work including planners, policy makers/leads and practitioners working in statutory, third sector and government organisations at a local and regional level.
Refreshments and lunch will be provided.
For more information and to book your place, please contact Liz Zachery at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0207 8436330.
We look forward to seeing you at this event,
Sustainability West Midlands
Level 4 Millennium Point, Curzon Street,
Birmingham B4 7XG
T:0121 202 3265
Sustainability West Midlands is the sustainability adviser for leaders of the West Midlands. We provide advice, develop solutions with our members from the business, public and voluntary sectors, and share success through our communications.