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A CHANCE TO MAKE YOUR VIEWS HEARD on Sustainable Consumption and Irish & EU policy

Register for your ticket today at http://bit.ly/1CR4HP4 MEP for Ireland South,  Deirdre Clune will open the event. In a Eurovision of a different sort, more than 1000 people across Europe will take part simultaneously in citizen consultations on sustainable consumption on Saturday 25 October from 09.30am to 3.30pm at 1st Floor Main Restaurant, UCC Main Campus. Refreshments and lunch will be served during the day. No pre-knowledge needed, discussions will cover a wide range of topics on:

•sustainability, including potentially contentious issues such as the group’s opinion on taxation to create a more sustainable society

•food, drink, transport, housing and appliances

•whether government should regulate marketing campaigns to reduce consumption, and even

•the EU’s role in counteracting conflict materials such as diamonds as well as

•broader measures to reduce greenhouse gas emissions

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