The Filipino/American Coalition for Environmental Solidarity (FACES) presents:
Join FACES for our 5th National Conference, where participants will:
- learn about FACES history, the current Chevron accountability campaign, and summer solidarity trip
- engage in dialogue to strengthen our work
- hear from Philippine grassroots partners and guest speakers
- deepen awareness of pressing environmental justice issues affecting US and Philippine communities
- build community with old and new faces
- gain skills and tools in capacity building workshops led by Francis Calpotura of TIGRA, spoken word poet and educator Aimee Suzara, and more!
Conference Quick Facts
Feb. 6, Day 1: 6:00-9:00 pm
Registration, organizational history, discussion, and dinner
Feb. 7, Day 2: 8:30-5:30pm
Caucusing, capacity building workshops, campaign updates, board elections, and transnational environmental justice presentation
Concurrent event, "Pandacan: A Legacy of Pride and Pollution" at the Bayanihan Community Center, 7:00-9:00 pm, http://www.pandacan.eventbrite.com
Feb. 8, Day 3: 8:30-11:00am
Future planning, caucus reportbacks, and closing
Reserve a ticket (link above, "Ticket Type"). You will be prompted to give your name, the number of people you are reserving a "ticket" for, and an email to confirm your spot.
Registration Fees: payments to be made on-site.
Sliding scale $10-25 for Day 1 or Day 3, $20-30 for Day 2, 3-day package $50-$100 ($50 or above includes FACES membership).
Conference is open to the general public. Meals and refreshments included with registration fees.
CEH is accesible by BART (near 19th St. BART) and other public transit. Please make time for street parking.
For More Information:
Contact: email@example.com or call 415-378-0909
High resolution flyer: http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3112/3190763096_8ca08b63c9.jpg
When & Where
Launched in 2000, FACES is an intergenerational organization that works for environmental justice within communities in the United States and in the Philippines, and builds partnerships through advocacy, education, service, and organizing. Visit www.facessolidarity.org