Join CCJ at the The People vs. Oil and Natural Gas Summit from Friday, November 17 - Monday, November 20 at the Omni William Penn in Pittsburgh. This Summit is an opportunity for communities who are fighting back against fossil fuels to gather to share stories, strategies, and skills, as well as to collaborate with other communities who are doing the same kinds of work across the country. Most exciting, on Monday we will taking action at energy companies’ headquarters to make it clear we will not stop fighting for our homes, water, and air.
Participants are able to choose from a variety of presentations and panels throughout the weekend so that they are able to tailor their participation to address the needs of their communities. Overall, the training tracks will be split into four informative and fun tracks: Advocacy and technical legal skills; political campaigning; action/arts workshopping; and organizing/recruitment training.
If you are a frontline or grassroots activist and you are ready to do more, this summit is designed for you. There are generous scholarships available that include registration, meals, travel, and lodging - no one will be turned away from this summit based on ability to pay.