All-Party Parliamentary Group 

for Earth Science

Meetings to be held in 2012

2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000

Meetings to be held 2012 (Tuesdays 6.00 – 7.00pm)
Invitations to the Group meetings will be sent out nearer the dates
Occasional meetings may be for MPs and Peers only

Tuesday 13 March 2012 Invitation to attend a meeting with the AAPG on Agroecology
Ecocide & Planetary Boundaries: Governance to safeguard the Earth - Should there be a legal duty of care to protect the earth and defend it from catastrophic environmental damage?
Polly Higgins (Barrister and international environmental lawyer)
Peter Roderick (Public interest lawyer and member of the Alliance for Future Generations)

Tuesday 22 May 2012  Meeting in conjunction with APPG on HIV and AIDS, and APPG on Global Tuberculosis
TB/HIV in the Gold Mining Industry in South Africa
Jonathan Smith (Epidemiologist at Yale University, Director ‘They Go to Die’ documentary film);
Dr Sahu (Director of TB REACH, Stop TB Partnership, Geneva)

Tuesday 20 June 2012  Meeting co-hosted by the APPGs on International Development
An audience with the Dalai Lama

Tuesday 3 July 2012  Meeting co-hosted by the APPGs on International Development
A discussion with the Elders - Drivers of Change: Building a More Equitable World
Gro Harlem Brundtland, Jimmy Carter, Mary Robinson and Desmond Tutu

Tuesday 10 July 2012

Tuesday 16 October 2012
Carbon Storage - Caught between a Rock and Climate Change
Professor Herbert Huppert FRS
(Director, Institute of Theoretical Geophysics, University of Cambridge)

Tuesday December 2012 (date, topic and speakers to be confirmed)

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