Society, Politics & Law

Climate Camp

Updated Thursday 19th September 2013

A grasroots movement of diverse people taking action on climate change.

Climate Camp logo Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Climate Camp logo Climate Camp describes itself as "a place for anyone who wants to take action on climate change; for anyone who’s fed up with empty government rhetoric and corporate spin; for anyone who’s worried that the small steps they’re taking aren’t enough to match the scale of the problem; and for anyone who’s worried about our future and wants to do something about it".

It was initiated by social movement activists and encouraged people to participate through protest & direct action. Climate Camp was local and national in orientation and concerned with environment & sustainability.

It was launched in August 2006 and is currently in "a state of flux", according to the Climate Camp Twitter feed @climatecamp. Thousands of people have been involved.

This page is part of Participation Now, a project that brings together a diverse collection of participatory public engagement initiatives with the aim of supporting exploration, learning and engagement. Explore the collection of initiatives or read more about the project.

 

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