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The US SOCIAL FORUM will take place June 22-26, 2010 in Detroit, Michigan.

The US Social Forum will provide a space to build relationships, learn from each other’s experiences, and share analysis of the problems our communities face. It will help develop leadership, vision, and strategy needed to realize another world.

Another World is Possible. Another US is Necessary!

GJEP will be sponsoring two workshops:

Climate Connections: Building the Movement for Social Change

Climate change must be addressed through diverse, holistic, and visionary alliances that address its root causes and transform society based on justice and ecology.

June 24th, 10:00am – 12:00pm in Woodward Academy: 1436

Forests and Climate Change: The Role of Forests in the Climate Crisis

Forests play key roles in climate negotiations and climate stabilization. This workshop will address the various roles of forests and discuss ways to get involved.

June 24th, 1:00pm – 5:30pm in Cobo Hall: D3-21

GJEP will also be collaborating on another workshop and a “Peoples’ Movement Assembly”

A World in Crisis and the Peoples’ Agenda for a Democratic and Just Response

June 24th, 1:00pm – 5:30pm in Cobo Hall: W2-62

Ecological Justice (PMA)

June 25th, 1:00pm-5:30pm in Cobo Hall: D3-28