Sept 21 – The Global Climate Wake-Up ~

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I received this message and feel inclined to pass it on. I know a lot of people with whom I am connected somewhere are avid supporters of this organisation. So far so good 🙂

Dear friends,

the results are in – more than 100,000 Avaaz members took part in the worldwide vote about whether we should go all out to organise a massive global wake-up call on climate change on September 21. Over 96% of us voted YES! – and donations have funded the building of our new event tool.

Now let’s get to work. More information about what will happen on the day is below, but the first step is to consider registering a climate wake-up call event to take place in your local area on the 21st. These will be quick, politically powerful, and a lot of fun. Our goal is to organise thousands of wake-up events (or “flashmobs”) in public places all over the world

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