GGJ in Rio Calendar

updated 6/20/12

Saturday June 16, 2012

GGJ-Activities

7:30am - 8:30am GGJ delegate check-in

2:00pm - 5:00pm SOLIDARITY PROGRAM Facing the instruments and false solutions of green capitalism: resisting territorial impacts and institutional strategies of commodification of nature.  Organized by Belem Letter Group, Tent 33. THIS IS A GGJ EVENT

People's Summit Event

[time] Feminism, Food Sovereignty and Agroecology (organized by WMW, ANA, LVC, CAOI)

9:00am - 11:00am Self organized activities

11:30am - 1:30pm Self organized activities

2:00pm - 4:00pm Self organized activities

4:30pm - 6:30pm Self organized activities

Events in Alignment with People's Summit

9:00am - 8:00pm World Free Media at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro

  • 9:00am Opening - Auditorium Pedro Calmon (UFRJ - Urca)
  • 11:00am Simultaneous Panels 
  • 1:00pm Lunch
  • 2:00pm Panel: Public Policies - Audotorium Pedro Calmon (UFRJ - Urca)
  • 4:00pm - 6:00pm Self managed activities 
  • 6:00pm - 8:00pm Film Festival - Audotorium CPM

Climate Justice Alignment Activities

9:00am - 1:00pm CJA ACTIVITIES Forum against waste incineration and for zero waste solutions: The social and environmental footprint of the waste industry. Organized by GAIA, CESTA, ATALC< MNCR< REDLACRE, WIEGO, TALLER

3:00pm CJA ACTIVITY Resistance to Incinerators in the World, organized by National Wastepickers Movement of Brazil and moderated by GAIA at MNCR' tent.

4:00pm - 6:00pm Resistance to Incinerators in the world

Indigenous Environmental Network

9:00am - 1:00pm Water at Blue Pavilion

9:00am - 4:00pm Global Assembly Confronting the Extractive Mega Projects. At Tent 26

 


 

Sunday June 17, 2012

GGJ Activities

7:30am - 8:30am GGJ Delegate check in 

People's Summit Event

9:00am - 11:00am Self organized activities

9:00am - 12:00pm Plenary 1

11:30am - 1:30pm Self organized activities

2:00pm - 4:00pm Self organized activities

2:00pm - 6:00pm Plenary 2

3:00pm - 6:00pm Vigil at Palco da Assembleia

3:30pm - 5:00pm Side Event: Zero Waste is Happening! Successes and struggles for real sustainability at Riocentro Convention Center, Room T-3

4:30pm - 6:30pm Self organized activities

Events in Alignment with People's Summit

9:00am - 8:00pm SOLIDARITY PROGRAM World Free Media at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro

  • 9:00am Simultaneous panels
  • 10:30am General plenary session
  • 1:00pm Lunch
  • 2:00pm - 4:00pm Self managed activities
  • 4:00pm - 6:00pm Self managed activities
  • 6:00pm - 8:00pm Film Festival

2:00pm - 7:00pm Climate Crisis Unity Summit - Building bridges. At Pontifica Universidade do Rio de Janeiro. Organized by CIVICUS, invitation only.

Indigenous Environmental Network

All Day Indigenous Peoples' International Conference on Sustainable Development and Self-Determination (Caucus). At Museo da Republica, Rua do Catete 153, Catete, 22220

9:30am - 11:00am Rights of Nature: The foundation for sustainability and universal declaration for rights of Mother Earth signing event. At Riocentro T-3.

 


 

Monday June 18, 2012

GGJ Activities

8:00am Delegate Check-in

7:00pm Delegate Political Discussion

People's Summit Events

All day: Mobilizations

9:00am - 11:00am Self organized activities

10:00am Women's street mobilization at entrance of MAM

11:30am - 1:30pm Self organized activities

2:00pm - 4:00pm Plenary 3

2:00pm - 4:00pm Self organized activities

4:30pm - 6:30pm Self organized activities

Events in Alignment with the People's Summit

Climate Justice Alignment Activities

11:30am-1:30pm Climate Jobs Seminar by Million Climate Jobs Campaign, Tent 22

3:00pm CANCELLED March against incineration/toxic tour at UUsina Verde on the Island of Governor CANCELLED

Indigenous Environmental Network

All Day Indigenous Peoples' International Conference

9:00am - 11:00am People's Summit: Rights of Nature Dialogue and Undrome signing event. Tent 12

9:00am - 5:00pm Forests, the Heart of the Green Economy.  At Ribalta Eventos, Ave. das Americas, 9650, Barra da Tijuca. (State/Corporate event)

10:00am - 12:00pm Megaprojects to climate policies: Challenges and strategies for indigenous rights and sustainable development

11:30am - 1:30pm IEN Carbon Watch REDD Workshop. At People's Summit, Plenary 4.

5:30pm - 7:00pm Buen Vivir in harmony with nature and respect for human rights in the face of REDD. At Riocentro, P3-F

 


Tuesday June 19, 2012

GGJ Activities

[Check in TBD]

11:30am - 1:30pm GGJ Workshop, tent 13

People's Summit Events

9:00am - 11:00am Self organized activities

11:30am - 1:30pm Self organized activities

2:00pm - 6:00pm People's Assembly: Structural causes and false solutions

Events in Alignment with the People's Summit

9:00am - 1:00pm Workshop about Quilomboas - racism and the Afro Brazilian context. 

9:30am Robin Hood Tax workshop. At Sindicato do Bancarios Avenida Presidente Vargas 502, 21st Andar/Flr. Auditorio Centrorio

1:00pm Robin Hood Tax rally. At Avenida Barroso, 25 - Centro do Rio in front of Caixa Economica Federal, Near Carioca metro station

Indigenous Environmental Network

All Day Indigenous Peoples' International Conference

9:00am - 1:00pm Workshop on the financialization of nature by Boell Brasil and the Belem Letter Group. At Hotel Atlantico Business, Rua Senador Dantas, 25, 18th fl. (Cinelandia room). Confirm with Camila (it is a lunch)

 


 

Wednesday June 20, 2012

GGJ Activities

[Delegate meeting TBD]

People's Summit Events

Global mobilizations

8:00am - 12:00pm Solidarity action at Vila Autodromo

TBD Mass march downtown

 


 

Thursday June 21, 2012

GGJ Activities

8:00pm GGJ social hour for delegates

People's Summit Events

All Morning - Mobilizations

9:00am - 11:00am Self organized activities

11:30am - 1:30pm Self organized activities

2:00pm - 6:00pm People's Assembly: Our Solutions

Climate Justice Alignment Activities

11:30am - 1:30pm Seminar 2 For a Global Climate Jobs Network, by Million Climate Jobs Campaign, Tent 5

Indigenous Environmental Network

9:00am - 11:00am Buen Vivir in harmony with nature and respect for human rights in the face of REDD. At People's Summit, tent 10

9:00am - 1:00pm Final Water Session: Proposals and strategies for the right to water movements. At Blue Pavilion, Flamingo Park.

9:30am - 2:00pm Strategy meeting: Financialization of nature - FOI international. At Hotel OK, Rua Senador Dantas, 24, Cinelandia.

Other Events

11:30am - 1:30pm What to do after the Cupula dos Povos? A discussion between social movements from Asia, Africa and Latin America. Plenary 5, People's Summit. Spanish, Portuguese and English translation provided. Organized by Focus on the Global South. 

5:00pm Meeting of the International Committee for the World Social Forum. Anti-nucleaar Tent at the People's Summitt.


Friday June 22, 2012

GGJ Activities

TBD delegate meeting with the MLK Center (Meeting will take place after the People's Assembly)

TBD Delegate meeting with Transnational Institute

People's Summit Events

10:00am - 2:00pm Final session of the People's Assembly. The Assembly will meet at Los Arcos in the neighborhood of Lappa.

 

Saturday June 23, 2012

10:00am - 12:00pm GGJ delegate debrief