Climate Emergency: Co-creating Local Action Plans 2.00-4.00pm Tues 30 March

Climate Action Lessons from Cornwall – learning from successes & failures: Peter Lefort masterclass.

Book here: https://ceap30mar.eventbrite.co.uk

Two thirds of UK Councils have “Declared a Climate Emergency”. Learn how Cornwall engages with civil society to map out a journey to carbon neutrality.


Peter Lefort, Carbon Neutral Cornwall Sector and Partnerships Lead , will explore how to respond to the challenges in an Action Plan that includes all – enshrining deep and collaborative action:
– Doughnut Economics as a unifying, practical collaboration tool
– New patterns for local authorities and communities working together
– What gets most traction for change in public bodies, and
– Approaches which can cause doors to close immediately!
Join Peter at 2.00pm – 4.00pm Tuesday 30 March!

Book: https://ceap30mar.eventbrite.co.uk

– Explore the contradictory elements in for an effective Action Plan
– An honest case study of Cornwall’s second Carbon Neutral Action Plan
– Recognise when a plan cannot meet desired outcomes and outputs
– Tools for constructive ways for co-creating an effective action plan
– Respond appropriately in facing traditional power models
– Improve your action plans, from inside and outside a local authority.This workshop will equip both lead Council officers AND Community activists with collaborative tools for creating effective action plans with real impact.

All welcome.


Peter has been Sector and Partnerships Lead since 2019 for Cornwall Council’s Carbon Neutral Cornwall 2030 programme. He is a campaigner, facilitator, and network manager, specialising in resilience of individuals, organisations, and systems & co-chair of global Transition Network.
– Public Checklist for Council Plans Nov 2020
– Climate Emergency & Engaging Local Authorities Cheat Sheet

A SCCAN Tuesdays for Climate event with Sustainable Scotland Network, Scottish Community Alliance and Climate Fringe.