Civil Resistance after COP Workshop
Presented by Roger Hallem, Co founder, Extinction Rebellion and Insulate Britain
Where: AidEx, Brussels Expo, Cinema and Workshops Area located in the Networking Hub
When: Thursday 18th November 2021, 10:30am - 11:30am
Registration: You don't need to pre-register for this workshop. But please note this workshop will be very poplular, so to guarantee a seat please turn up early as seats will be first come first serve
Speaker: Roger Hallam
Born in 1966, Roger Hallam is a Welsh farmer and co-founder of Extinction Rebellion and Insulate Britain. He studied for a PhD at King’s College in London researching how to achieve social change through civil disobedience and radical mobilisation before launching Extinction Rebellion with the "Declaration of Rebellion" on 31st October 2018 outside the UK Parliament. Extinction Rebellion is now a global environmental movement. Roger Hallam has been arrested multiple times, been on hunger strike twice and been imprisoned three times in the last three years. In 2019 he published Common Sense for the 21st Century: Only Nonviolent Rebellion Can Now Stop Climate Breakdown and Social Collapse and the essay entitled The Civil Resistance Model in This Is Not a Drill: An Extinction Rebellion Handbook.