29th Oct - 10th Nov

Glasgow, UK

Online & Offline

What happens in Glasgow?

During the COP26 at Glasgow, If Not Us Then Who? with partner organizations will ask a series of questions intersecting climate change, indigenous peoples and the effects of the crisis around the world.

Encounters

Meet diverse community leaders

Exhibitions

For more than 6 weeks @ CCA Glasgow

Cinema

Be inspired by a diversity of stories

Upcoming Events

Can I Live?

‘Our Village, Community Corner ’ organised by ‘If Not Us Then Who?’ presents an immersive multimedia IMAX experience from inside indigenous minds to the soul of the climate justice movement.

Voices from the Forest

The Environmental Investigation Agency, If Not Us Then Who and Rainforest Foundation UK, along with Kaoem Telapak and the Tenure Facility, present a showcase of short films highlighting the role local communities play in forest protection, and the urgent need to include them as partners to protect the threatened forests of the world.

What does it mean to belong?

Opening ceremony of ‘Our Village’ exploring consciousness from Indigenous perspectives followed by a discussion with the ‘Guardians of the Forest’ from the Global Alliance of Territorial Communities (COICA, AMAN, APIB, AMPB).

Can I Live?

Featuring a new theatre piece from Complicité & Fehinti Balogun. Fehinti tells the story of how, as a Black British man, his path was forever changed by what he learnt about our planet. Followed by a discussion with with the Black & Indigenous Liberation Movement on ‘What is Climate Justice?’

How can we connect to land?

Connecting Scotland to indigenous community based solutions to land protection and transformation. In partnership with the NDN Collective, AMAN, Community Land Scotland, AMPB and the Tenure Facility.

What are the impacts of climate change?

Using visceral new smartphone footage and first hand accounts we will explore climate impacts recorded by citizen journalists from across the globe. In partnership with Climate Action Network and AMPB.

How can we decolonize the climate crisis?

Hacking the climate narrative & deconstructing colonisation. With Hackeo Cultural, If Not Us Then Who, XR Youth, Global Alliance of Territorial Communities and the Black Indigenous Liberation Movement. 

 

How can we cure the earth?

Cura Da Terra / Cure the Earth with Hackeo Cultural partnering with Nia Tero, and If Not Us Then Who ‘ Woman land defenders discuss indigenous healing practices that can cure our planet. 

Remember

From the 31st October to the 10th November

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Green Zone Events

29

October

Exhibition: Our Village

From Inside Indigenous Minds to the Soul of the Climate Justice Movement.

Exhibition: Community

6 week photography and video exhibition featuring new Indigenous photography and videography work.

1-7

November (Week 1)

Can I Live?

1st November 5pm BST @ IMAX
An immersive multimedia IMAX experience from inside indigenous minds to the soul of the climate justice movement.

What does it mean to belong?

2nd November 7-10pm BST @ CCA
Opening ceremony of Our Village exploring consciousness from indigenous perspectives.

Voices from the Forest

3rd November 3-5pm @ IMAX
A Film Showcase for People and Forests by The Environmental Investigation Agency, If Not Us Then Who and Rainforest Foundation UK, along with Kaoem Telapak and the Tenure Facility.

How can we connect to the land?

4th November 4-6pm BST @Theatre
Exploring individual local people’s connection to the land and why that matters. How does their advocacy for and stewardship of the land engage with the climate crisis?

How do we build indigenous power in times of crisis?

4th November 7-10pm BST @Theatre CCA
NDN Collective share key learnings from their book, ‘Required Reading: Climate Justice, Adaptation and Investing in Indigenous Power’.

What are the impacts of climate change?

5th November 4-10pm BST @Theatre CCA
Using visceral new smartphone footage and first hand accounts we will explore climate impacts recorded by citizen journalists from across the globe.

What are community based solutions?

6th November 7pm BST @Blue Zone, Nature + Zone Pavilion
If Not Us Then Who?, ‘Our Village’ hosts Women leaders from local forest areas highlighting Community Based Solutions to climate mitigation. 

8-10

November (Week 2)

Cura da Terra Films

 10th November 1-9pm @ IMAX CCA
A series of screenings on how to cure the territory, body and spirit using indigenous  practices. 

How Indigenous Women Heal the Territory in times of Climate Crisis?

10th November 12-9pm BST @ Theatre CCA
The global warming fever is the symptom of a disease that has been in our territories for more than 500 years, that is why indigenous women ask how to cure our territories, our bodies and our spirits in times of pandemic, ecocide and genocide? 

Indigenous Documentary Filmmaking

12th november 5-10pm @ IMAX CCA
Short form documentaries, film clips, and a Q&A session. Using documentaries to empower new leaders and inspire change.

Climate Impacts

13th november 1-5pm @ IMAX CCA
Visceral frontline footage from citizen journalists.

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Dates

31st October – 13th November 2021

Location

Glasgow, UK

Times

Variable British Summer Time