UKWIN AGM 2017

To book your place for the UKWIN AGM
please e-mail: coordinator@ukwin.org.uk

Members of UKWIN and those who support its vision of a UK without incineration are invited to join us for our 2017 AGM, which  has the theme “Binning the Burners: Incinerator opposition from every direction”. This will be a national gathering of anti-incineration and pro Zero Waste campaigners and a great social occasion.

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Attendance at the AGM is free. Suggested Donation for Attendees: £5

Programme for the UKWIN Annual General Meeting
Saturday 1st July 2017, Central London (address to be released to those who book)

LAST UPDATED: 29 June 2017

10:15 AM Tea and coffee
11:00 AM WELCOME (Henry Chown, Friends of the Earth)
Business of the AGM:

  • Formal opening of the AGM (Callum MacKenzie)
  • Membership and Financial reports (Shlomo Dowen)
  • Update from the National Coordinator (Shlomo Dowen)
  • Appointment of Directors (Trustees)*
11:30 AM   Update on health effects research – John Webb and Shlomo Dowen
(15 minutes presentation + 15 minutes Q&A)
12 Noon Update on Runcorn Class Action – Colin Butler
(15 minutes presentation + 15 minutes Q&A)
12:30 PM Update on Zero Waste Europe – Neil Pitcairn and Mariel Vilella
(15 minutes presentation)
12:45 PM Group photos followed by LUNCH BREAK
1:45 PM AGM participant introductions and campaign updates, inc. their (or their group’s) anti-incineration work and pro-recycling/Zero Waste work (45 minutes)
2:30 PM SHORT BREAK
2:45 PM Bin the Burners Workshop:
Introduction, then 30 minutes of discussion in smaller groups, followed by another 30 minutes reporting back, and finishing with a round robin.

  • Group A (‘Local Zero Waste Strategies’) – Neil
  • Group B (‘Building alliances’) – John Webb
  • Group C (‘Lobbying UK Government’) – Shlomo
  • Group D (‘Financing BtB campaign/UKWIN’) – Henry
4:15 PM Summing up (key points to take away) [Cameron to start us off]
4:45 PM CLOSE (and tidy room)

 

*Note: John Webb has been put forward to join the returning UKWIN Directors (Trustees) Callum, Tim, Neil, Nick, Mariel, Martin, Paul, and Craig.

To book your place for the UKWIN AGM
please e-mail: coordinator@ukwin.org.uk

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