Earth Charter, O'side -features Dr Helen Caldicott

Saturday, October 7 2006
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

MIRA COSTA COLLEGE - Student Center Bldg 3400
#4 1 Barnard Drive
Oceanside , CA 92056


MiraCosta College, Oceanside

Friday, October 6
7:00 p.m.
Small Theater, Building 2000

Saturday, October 7
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Student Center, Building 3400

Morning Session 9:00 to 12:00
9:00 Opening Ceremony & Welcome
9:30 Arden Bercovitz, Ph.D.: What Would Einstein Say About Today?
10:00 Sierra Club: Global Warming and the Cool Cities Program
11:00 Iris Forum: The Politics of Global Warming

Afternoon Session 1:00 to 5:00
1:00 Tad Daley, Ph.D.: Solving the Iran Crisis Without War
2:00 Helen Caldicott, M.D.: Nuclear Power Is Not the Answer
3:30 Workshops/Discussions: We Are All Connected, Nuclear Energy Safety Issues, Sustainable Living, Grassroots Citizen Power

"We stand at a critical moment in Earth's history, a time when humanity must choose its future. As the world becomes increasingly interdependent and fragile, the future at once holds great peril and great promise. To move forward we must recognize that in the midst of a magnificent diversity of cultures and life forms we are one human family and one Earth community with a common destiny. We must join together to bring forth a sustainable global society founded on respect for nature, universal human rights, economic justice, and a culture of peace. Towards this end, it is imperative that we, the peoples of Earth, declare our responsibility to one another, to the greater community of life, and to future generations."

[from the Preamble to the Earth Charter ]

Morning Session: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00

9:00 Opening Ceremony
9:30 Dr. Arden Bercovitz
10:00 Sierra Club
11:00 The Iris Forum

Afternoon Session: 1:00 - 5:00

1:00 Dr. Tad Daley
2:00 Dr. Helen Caldicott
3:30 Workshops & Small Groups
4:45 Closing Ceremony


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