World People's Conference on Climate Change and the Rights of Mother Earth

Posted Apr 11, 2010 by kk
United Nations Climate Change Conference - COP15 - Copenhagen, Denmark

With the world moving at an ever-quickening pace, it is very important to document the change process as it is happening. Static Photography has had the opportunity to be at some of these world-changing events such as the United Nations Climate Change Conference that took place in Copenhagen, Denmark in December of 2009.

Another such event is taking place in Bolivia this week called the World People's Conference on Climate Change and the Rights of Mother Earth. This conference is more directed towards a people's movement for negotiating climate justice legislation on a global level.

United Nations Climate Change Conference - COP15 - Copenhagen, Denmark

THE CONFERENCE 

The Wold People's Conference on Climate Change and the Rights of Mother Earth is especially monumental for it is the first large conference on climate change after its large world predecessor in Copenhagen. This conference is taking place April 19 to 22, 2010 in Cochabamba, Bolivia. The four days are broken up into group sections which will cover topics such as structural causes of climate change, institution of a Climate Justice Tribunal, climate migrants and refugees, climate debt, technology transfer, and action strategies for dealing with impacts of climate change.

The major difference in this event is that the final documents that will come at its conclusion will be created at the base level that is affected by climate change: people. From world leaders, to indigenous communities, everyone will have a voice and the ability to speak forth about the topics that are present in their communities. Unlike other conferences, this particular event allows all attendees to submit agenda items for discussion which empowers everyone to have a direct involvement in how climate change affects their community. In direct response to COP15, this conference should have a powerful message.

 

"System Change Not Climate Change" banner - United Nations Climate Change Conference - COP15 - Copenhagen, Denmark

OUR PARTICIPATION AT COP15

This journey would be a follow-up documentation to the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen that photographer Kris Krüg attended in December of last year. Kris was an official photographer of the international campaign TckTckTck. TckTckTck was an international effort to connect smaller NGOs to create a large global campaign around the importance that a legal, fair and binding contract came out of COP15.

Kris was able to shoot the inside of the Fresh Air Center, the actual negations that took place within the Bella Center and the countless protests that conveyed on the streets of Copenhagen during the conference.

These photos were vital media for writers who used them in blog posts but mostly for the people who were not present at the conference. Kris also had the opportunity to advice a photography project by TckTckTck called Time to Click which showcased photography from global communities that were directly affect by climate change.

 

Solidarity - United Nations Climate Change Conference - COP15 - Copenhagen, Denmark

THE IMPORTANCE OF ATTENDANCE

With the success of the Fresh Air Center in Copenhagen as a means for citizen journalism to rise as a major player in documenting world events, a few brave soldiers are making the trek down to Bolivia to cover this conference. There will be no "official" media center, but the available journalists and media makers will be producing content and providing needed updates to this major event. Photographer Kris Krüg and studio manager Danielle Sipple would be the only two Vancouverites attending the conference and it would be a sure missed opportunity if western Canada was not represented down there. A small but growing Twitter list has been created with the people that are attending the conference.

With the remoteness of the conference's location and the urgency of having this world event documented, Static Photography is going out on a limb and footing the entire bill for this trip! This entire trip is being planned just within the last week or so and there are a few ways you can help to make this journey happen.

 

Chris Jordan - Pop!Tech 2009 - Camden, ME

HELP FROM OUR FRIENDS

Our good friend, environmental hero and international photographer Chris Jordan has graciously donated a 20x24 signed print of one of his photographs to auction off as travel sponsorship to the conference. Chris heard our call for sponsorships and really believed in the need for this trip to happen. Chris Jordan is an amazing photographer and the help of this donation is allowing this monumental trip to happen.

Chris Jordan creates large scale photographs that often speak directly to the mass consumption of products in the world today. He has photographed the aftermath of Hurricane Katrinalarge industrial yards showing the chaos of disposable society and most recently, the devastating effects of plastic pollution on the Albatross population on Midway Island in the Pacific Ocean. He also produced a series of photographs called Running the Numbers which depicts ordinary objects in the staggering numbers that they represent in the world. His art has been shown around the world with some of the pieces reaching over 10 feet in height.

 

United Nations Climate Change Conference - COP15 - Copenhagen, Denmark

THE JOURNEY

Static Photography will be leaving for a 27 hour travel journey to Bolivia this week to make it for the start of the conference on April 19th. Chairman of the Environmental Parliament Dr Pano Kroko has granted journalistic accreditation to documentarians Kris and Danielle for the duration of the conference. This accreditation will allow them to participate in the conference proceedings and document the people and process. Coverage of this conference is immediately necessary due to the lack of North American journalists that are attending.

 

United Nations Climate Change Conference - COP15 - Copenhagen, Denmark

HOW CAN YOU HELP

There will be a few ways to support this Static Photography and the immense cost of this trip. The first is by placing a bid on signed 20x24 print of Chris Jordan's photograph from his series 'Intolerable Beauty'. All of the proceeds of this auction will go directly to the cost of travel to the conference. The relativity of Jordan's work to mission behind the World People's Conference on Climate Change and the Rights of Mother Earth coincide preciously with the same fervor in the necessary vocalization of the ways the world is changing. The perfection of the whole auction is that by supporting our journey down to Bolivia you can be owner of a piece of work that supports that decision as well.

If you want to help but aren't in the market to buy art... make a donation to our ChipIn page for the World Peoples's Conference on Climate Change. This is created for the people who want to support the trip but may only have a certain amount to contribute.

A third way is through helping spread the content that comes from the conference. We will be producing a bunch of pictures, videos, photo essays and blog posts. This would be a great way to support this trip!

 

Photographic Print from Chris Jordan's series 'Intolerable Beauty'A FINAL NOTE

This journey is challenging in many ways but definitely worth it when considering the history it is documenting. We cannot stress the importance of this opportunity as well as the honor it is to have this opportunity. Issues effect the world community on a universal level and this conference is giving the people a direct voice in how to legislate these effects.



If you are interested in placing a bid on the auction for a print of photograph from Chris Jordan's Intolerable Beauty series, you can find information right here.

More Information: 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Published author Kety Esquival tells why she is heading to Cochabamba

Council of Canadians ask for the attendance of Canadian Government at PWCCC

Bolivia Recharges the Fight to Rescue our Climate by Bill Mckibben

World People's Conference on Climate Change Facebook Page

World People's Conference on Climate Change Facebook Event Listing  

 

climate debt, technology

climate debt, technology transfer, and action strategies for dealing with impacts of climate changeThe Antique Wine Company

Your style is unique compared

Your style is unique compared to other folks I have read stuff
from. Thank you for posting when you have the opportunity, Guess I'll
just book mark this web site.

Static Photography is going

Static Photography is going out on a limb and footing the entire bill for this trip! This entire trip is being planned just within the last week or so and there are a few ways you can help to make this journey happen.bu1550

Unlike other conferences,

Unlike other conferences, this particular event allows all attendees to submit agenda items for discussion which empowers everyone to have a direct involvement in how climate change affects their community. In direct response to COP15, this conference should have a powerful message..bu1350

The major difference in this

The major difference in this event is that the final documents that will come at its conclusion will be created at the base level that is affected by climate change: people.Agen Bola

Keratin treatments will not

Keratin treatments will not make your hair break, but the flat-ironing may. "The hair breakage has nothing to do with the treatments and every little thing to do with the flat irons which can be used to dry and Get more info regarding brazilian Weave Bundles seal the hair afterward," says New York dermatologist Neil Sadick, MD. "Some stylists could use a flat iron that is means too hot and scorches hair, making it break off." The Stylist will then apply the Brazilian Blowout Smoothing Serum to further seal the cuticle and assist in detangling the hair previous to the final blow dry. We assure for our merchandise and stand with our quality production,and guarantee you that you will get premium high quality human hair extensions with no lice,no nits,ninety nine% shedding free sturdy wefts. Keratin Complex Luxurious Hair Care

Justice Tribunal, climate

Justice Tribunal, climate migrants and refugees, climate debt, technology transfer, and action strategies for dealing with impacts of climate change. http://jonesshelton.blogspot.com/2014/07/diabetes-and-accelerated-aging.html

Unlike other conferences,

Unlike other conferences, this particular event allows all attendees to submit agenda items for discussion which empowers everyone to have a direct involvement in how climate change affects their community. In direct response to COP15, this conference should have a powerful message.Silk Screen Supplies

Climate Justice Tribunal,

Climate Justice Tribunal, climate migrants and refugees, climate debt, technology transfer, and action strategies for dealing with impacts of climate change. Reflex Math Login

which will cover topics such

which will cover topics such as structural causes of climate change, institution of a Climate Justice Tribunal, climate migrants and refugees, climate debt, technology transfer, and action strategies for dealing with impacts of climate change. bmw servicing

. Unlike other conferences,

. Unlike other conferences, this particular event allows all attendees to submit agenda items for discussion which empowers everyone to have a direct involvement in how climate change affects their community. In direct response to COP15, this conference should have a powerful message..what some investors have found

Its truly cool website.

Its truly cool website. Joining is extremely valuable thing.you have truly helped heaps of individuals who visit blog and give them useful data. Wholesale Towels

This conference is more

This conference is more directed towards a people's movement for negotiating climate justice legislation on a global level.allphlebotomytraining.org - All Phlebotomy Training

I bought that house you like,

I bought that house you like, so you better marry me because I can’t live in it by myself.”….....sportdog fence 100a

Linda tampak menempatkan plot

Linda tampak menempatkan plot di ‘latar belakang’ untuk menyajikan situasi, semangat atau pendapat kolektif sebuah kelompok masyarakat atau bangsa di masa tertentu..... invisible dog fence prank

change affects their

change affects their community. In direct response to COP15, this conference should have a powerful message http://progettareunbagno.it

Thanks to my father who

Thanks to my father who informed me concerning this webpage, this blog
is genuinely amazing.

eal-world scenario, we might

eal-world scenario, we might want to be able to specify the execution time using the CQ5 Web Console. To do this, we need to modify the declaration of the property as follows Danonki

A third way is through

A third way is through helping spread the content that comes from the conference. We will be producing a bunch of pictures, videos, photo essays and blog posts. This would be a great way to support this trip! bv miracle ebook

ng tokoh pulang atau

ng tokoh pulang atau melanjutkan perjalanan? Agaknya ini bukan tanpa sebab. Di sebagian besar cerita perjalanannya, Linda tampak menempatkan plot di ‘latar belakang’ untuk menyajikan situasi, semangat atau pendapat kolektif sebuah kelompok masyarakat atau bangsa di masa tertentu.

hey said that it was quite

hey said that it was quite intense their but that they still believe that they did something good for the country. Good day. hca garcinia camboja

1. The application was

1. The application was tested, but not with the unit tests.
2. It can work, if you do it smart. For example if you have to support some external API, you can define it as XML and generate the code that verifies parameters, prints logs, etc. and then calls the actual function which won't be generated (imagine a bit disabled implementation of aspect programming).

items for discussion which

items for discussion which empowers everyone to have a direct involvement in how climate change affects their community. In direct response to COP15, this confe

great deal of reading and not

great deal of reading and not have some garcinia camboja extract

Great information. Lucky me I

Great information. Lucky me I came across your website by chance (stumbleupon). I have saved as a favorite for later!
free printable calendars
free printable calendars July
free printable calendar June
free printable calendars
free printable calendars July
blank calendar
2014 calendar

items for discussion which

items for discussion which empowers everyone to have a direct involvement in how climate change affects their community. In direct response to COP15, this confer Get your training

Wow! This can be one

Wow! This can be one particular of the most beneficial blogs. We've ever arrive across on this article. Basically Fantastic, I'm also an expert in this article therefore I can understand your hard work.

Another actual info Unit link terbaik di Indonesia Commonwealth Life investra link, and don't forget please check useful news kerajinan kuningan and cool news Cipto Junaedy and news Cipto Junaedy and cool article Cipto Junaedy that's good and useful article kerajinan tembaga and cool news kerajinan tembaga. Enjoy it!

I'm impressed, I have to

I'm impressed, I have to admit. Seldom do I encounter a blog that's equally educative and interesting, and let me tell you, you have hit the nail on the head. The problem is something that too few people are speaking intelligently about. Now i'm very happy that I found this during my hunt for something regarding this.
blank calendar
monthly calendar
calendar template
monthly calendar
printable calendar
blank calendar
blank calendar

Matt O. Dollar debt

The problem is, no one wants

The problem is, no one wants to do a great deal of reading and not have some visit website

This is the perfect blog for

This is the perfect blog for anyone who wants to know about this topic. You know so much its almost hard to argue with you (not that I really would want...HaHa). You definitely put a new spin on a subject thats been written about for years. Great stuff, just great! dakwah dalam kubur

I love this

We can not allow anyone to

We can not allow anyone to manipulate us. Each callback regardless of the continent is the same.
free bitcoin

real-world scenario, we might

real-world scenario, we might want to be able to specify the execution time using the CQ5 Web Console. To do this, we need to modify the declaration of the property as follows minecraft for free

We can not allow anyone to

We can not allow anyone to manipulate us. Each callback regardless of asdadthe continent is the same.
topmedicalassistantschools.org

The city does not solve a

The city does not solve a problem or some problems, it provides the environment to solve the infinite diversity of little problems that human beings have.

I thought it was going to be

I thought it was going to be some boring old post, but it really compensated for my time. I will post a link to this page on my blog. I am sure my visitors will find that very useful cara hamil

their community. In direct

their community. In direct response to COP15, this conference should have a powerful message. unlockiphonevip.com

A PDF is a format for

A PDF is a format for delivering content just as an exe file is. pdf to flash converter PDF offers some security advantages so that people are unable to access the content, copy the content, or use the content without your permission by requiring a password to do more then read the file. | pdf converter for mac tea

success of the Fresh Air

success of the Fresh Air Center in Copenhagen as a means for citizen journalism to rise as a major player in documenting world events, a few brave soldiers are making the trek down to Bolivia to cover this conference. There will be no "official" media center, but the available journalists and media makers will behttps://www.rebelmouse.com/fastplantarfasciitiscurereview

I recently came across your

I recently came across your blog and have been reading along. I thought I would leave my first comment. I don’t know what to say except that I have enjoyed read ing .. بفركس احتيال

helping spread the content

helping spread the content that comes from the conference. We will be producing a bunch of pictures, videos, best 20 inch hair extensions

The Wold People's Conference

The Wold People's Conference on Climate Change and the Rights of Mother Earth is especially monumental for it is the first large conference on climate change after its large world predecessor in Copenhagen. voltaren

is more directed towards a

is more directed towards a people's movement for negotiating climate justice legislation on a global level. Free Xbox Live

nts such as the United

nts such as the United Nations Climate Change Conference that took place in Copenhagen, Denma yifymovietorrents

You should comment on the

You should comment on the details of the blog. You can dispatch it's pure gold. Your blog hunches shall expand your subscriptions. sky

Hope you continue to share

Hope you continue to share more of your ideas.I will definitely love to read.
Cat Collars

For instance, a company

For instance, a company focusing on social responsibility from an environmental perspective may strive to decrease its carbon print on the earth. vendita piante online

I don't recommend the trouble

I don't recommend the trouble for anyone. You'll love it! UPDATE 0/1 found my review helpful. He only needed the last two of the movies, but it was actually cheaper to buy the 3-pack than just the two individually. The 2nd ugliest part-- that could have been easily fixed had Broad hired an engineer or two) is the light & grill can be seen at eye level. more info I only had a big bandage on my foot, so I'm not sure how easy it is to get on over a cast. Because it's so firm and flat, my son can nurse, nap a bit, and then wake up and nurse again, all while I check email. i like buying from Amazon because the shipping is cheap and I can save so much money by buying from them. Use it with Vista with no problems. I have used this lens for 2 years on my rebel, 20 D and now on my 40D. By the way, we too are more regular.

. I would worry all the next

. I would worry all the next day that I would be caught before I could smuggle in the replacement but once I did I would tell myself it was no big deal: everyone drinks their roommates’ booze sometimes, right? But this wasn’t sometimes anymore. start your own blog

e, institution of a Climate

e, institution of a Climate Justice Tribunal, climate migrants and refugees, climate debt, technology transfer, and action strategies for dealing with impacts of climate change. Safehold Series

natural best backlink

natural best backlink service
Your page is sweet, your graphics are great, and what's more, you use videos that are relevant to what you're saying. You're definitely one in a million

It's amazing designed for me

It's amazing designed for me to have a web page, which is good for my experience. thanks admin|

There are few things that

There are few things that will impact the results of your Seattle company’s success with online marketing. And while SEO is certainly something you can learn about online, it’s not something you want to handle on your own if you’re not professionally trained. how to create my own website

This conference is more

This conference is more directed towards a people's movement for negotiating climate justice legislation on a global level. http://www.maszynydodrewna.com/

This the second bottle I have

This the second bottle I have purchased from Amazon and I am a believer in Omega-3 for dogs, this is an excellent product, however you can get more product of Omega-3 Soft Gels from Foster and Smith at approx the same price and I would have ordered from them but was in a hurry and this is primeable. They pretty much consider this stuff a treat like getting a cookie or piece of candy. The second day, I did start to have my gums turn white by the 4th treatment, but it was just by one tooth. There are a few things I noticed when using that I want to comment on because I feel that if used right, this can work for everyone(even those that have been dissapointed with this in the past). We now have the diaper leaks almost everyday since we started using Huggies. read more

The major difference in this

The major difference in this event is that the final documents that will come at its conclusion will be created at the base level that is affected by climate change: people. From world leaders, to indigenous communities, everyone will have a voice and the ability to speak forth about the topics that are present in their communities. Unlike other conferences, this particular event allows all attendees to submit agenda items for discussion which empowers everyone to have a direct involvement in how climate change affects their community. In direct response to COP15, this conference should have a powerful message. http://hydramet.pl/

After see your blog, I am

After see your blog, I am agree with your thoughts, and hope you can share more of the information to us.http://www.garrywillmott.com/

Thus far he has succeeded,

Thus far he has succeeded, and he is likely to continue to succeed with the unwavering support of US Congress and pro-Israel advocates in the United States. But in doing so, Netanyahu and his American backers are jeopardizing Israel’s national security. noahhealth.org

de la actividad se presentó

de la actividad se presentó por parte de un sindicalista de UTAA al Centro de Formación y se invitó a los trabajadores de Calpyca a sumarse al emprendimiento. http://aokmedia.co

This is exactly what I was

This is exactly what I was looking for. Thanks for sharing this great article! That is very interesting Smile I love reading and I am always searching for informative information like this! http://getrealigfollowers.com/buy-real-instagram-likes

6 party ideas for young kids.

6 party ideas for young kids.

involving obesity along with

involving obesity along with gaining abnormal weight bother many people because these kind of cause a number of other critical health concerns such while high body pressure, and many others. free minecraft premium account

The only thing which can harm

The only thing which can harm you is 10000 likes overnight and by bots. If you get likes in drip feed then there won't be any issue. bubblegum casting leigtimate

Temukan informasi terlengkap

Temukan informasi terlengkap tentang segala manfaat buah-buahan untuk kesehatan tubuh dan perawatan kecantikan di https://delicious.com/manfaatbuah

Aneka kostum dan segala hal

Aneka kostum dan segala hal berbau tradisional di http://bajutradisional.wordpress.com

Lihat info kesehatan buah

Lihat info kesehatan buah naga di http://flavors.me/nagasakti

Resep kesehatan dengan

Resep kesehatan dengan memanfaatkan daun-daunan alami http://resepdaun.blogspot.com

That is very interesting

That is very interesting Smile I love reading and I am always searching for informative information like this. This is exactly what I was looking for. Thanks for sharing this great article bubblegum casting

Well great pleasure reading

Well great pleasure reading your post.Its full of information I am looking for and I love to post a comment that "The content of your post is awesome How to get out of debt

Your page is sweet, your

Your page is sweet, your graphics are great, and what's more, you use videos that are relevant to what you're saying. You're definitely one in a million, man!
mike walden: www.rebelmouse.com/mikewaldenacnenomorereview/

I read that Post and got it

I read that Post and got it fine and informative.

Thanks for your information,

Thanks for your information, it really very helpfull..

It was wondering if I could

It was wondering if I could use this write-up on my other website, I will link it back to your website though. Great Thanks.

I wanted to make a brief word

I wanted to make a brief word in order to express gratitude to you for some of the pleasant recommendations you are giving out on this site. My extensive internet look up has at the end been rewarded with reasonable knowledge to go over with my friends. I 'd express that we readers are rather fortunate to live in a great community with very many special people with helpful plans. I feel rather fortunate to have used the web page and look forward to plenty of more brilliant minutes reading here. Thank you once again for everything.
how can i make her fall in love with me

This is the best article I've

This is the best article I've read so far. Extremely well written and well composed. Thanks a lot.

Couldn?t be written any

Couldn?t be written any better. Reading this post reminds me of my old room mate! He always kept talking about this. I will forward this article to him. Pretty sure he will have a good read. Thanks for sharing!
Alfamart official partner merchandise FIFA piala dunia Brazil 2014 | Agen Texas Online Indonesia Terpercaya | Agen Texas Online Indonesia Terpercaya | Unit Link Terbaik di Indonesia Commonwealth Life Investra Link

mais le mode opératoire et

mais le mode opératoire et les fins de cette supercherie restent les mêmes, à savoir : obtenir la remise de fonds. best term life insurance pikavippipaikat

Another great example of

Another great example of innovation, I am glad to locate it. There are so several developers working on this segment but this is one of the best innovative idea ever. Thanks for sharing it here. best project management software

After see your blog, I am

After see your blog, I am agree with your thoughts, and hope you can share more of the information to us.

The overall look of your site

The overall look of your site is great, let alone the content! ipad mini user manual guest post guest post blog posting guest post service

This is definitely a blog

This is definitely a blog that people need to get behind. The problem is, no one wants to do a great deal of reading and not have something else to stimulate the mind. Mobil Sedan COrolla dan Online Indonesia Terpercaya

Cara mengatasi bau mulut cara

We can not allow anyone to

We can not allow anyone to manipulate us. Each callback regardless of the continent is the same.

They said that it was quite

They said that it was quite intense their but that they still believe that they did something good for the country. Good day.

Post new comment

The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly.
  • Allowed HTML tags: <a> <em> <strong> <cite> <code> <ul> <ol> <li> <dl> <dt> <dd> <img>
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.

More information about formatting options