Oxfam events in Scotland

If you would like more details or to book a place on any of these events, please email Sara, scowan@oxfam.org.uk, or call 0141 285 8874. 


8 March - Take One Action Film screening

To celebrate International Women's Day, Take One Action Film Festivals and Oxfam Scotland are presenting the "stirring, inspiring portrait of a vigorous campaigner for political and social change" (Variety).

Screening at Filmhouse cinema, Edinburgh on Saturday 8 March (exact time TBC).

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8/9 March - A Rich Man's World Jubilee Scotland Event, Queen Margaret Union, Glasgow University

In the wake of the global financial crisis and amid continuing austerity cuts and a debate on Scotland future, how do we fight for the world we want? A weekend to inspire and discover the trust behind the economic system.

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19 March Energy, Environment and Climate Change 2014 Matters event, Glasgow University, 7.30-9pm

Speakers include Willie Rennie MSP, Sarah Boyack MSP and Patrick Harvie MSP

Many energy, environmental and climate change problems are global problems that need not only local solutions, but also concerted global action. How can Scotland play its part in helping to tackle these issues, as part of a union, or as an independent country?

Find out more and book your place here


2nd April - Constituency Campaigners Training, Scottish Parliament

Tour of the Scottish Parliament and Q&A session with Alison Johnston MSP. Your chance to find out more about the workings of the Scottish Parliament and get some tips about the best way to lobby your local politicians. Booking is essential email Helene - hcardona@oxfam.org.uk - for more details.

12 April - Campaigners summit *date change*

Oxfam Scotland Office, 10 Bothwell Street, Glasgow, 12noon-4pm

Open to all campaigners across Scotland, the Summit will provide a platform for in-depth discussions of Oxfam's latest campaigns on Climate Change and Inequality.

The afternoon will include guest speakers and workshops which will highlight the key issues within these campaigns as well as provide opportunities to brainstorm campaigning strategies for groups and individual campaigners alike.

For more details and to book your place email Kezia Griffin: kgriffin@oxfam.org.uk

30 April - Scotland's Place in Building a Just World 2014 Matters event, Edinburgh 6.30-9pm

In 2014 Scotland will vote on whether or not to become an independent country. What impact will this have on building a just world and how can all parts of government work to support this aim?

Find out more and book tickets here