Adani – Carmichael Coal Mine – What’s not to like about a project that promises jobs and growth?
Its been in the news, on our social media feeds and talked about in the street…but what’s it all about and how does it relate to human health?
Intrigued, want to find out more?….then come along for a short forum and film screening sponsored by Doctors for the Environment Australia on the effects of coal on human health.
The evening includes the documentary ‘Guarding The Galilee’ presented by award-winning actor Michael Caton.
Light snacks will be provided
‘Coal is hazardous to health. It pollutes our land, water and air, and contributes to further climate change – the biggest threat to health this century’… PROFESSOR FIONA STANLEY former Australian of the Year, and one of Australia’s most respected epidemiologists, spending much of her career researching the causes of major childhood illnesses.
June 21, 2017 at 5:30pm - 6:30pm
University of Tasmania Rural Clinical School
21 Brickport Rd
Main lecture theatre (Multi A)
Cooee, Tasmania 7320
The Adani Group wants to rebrand itself as a leader on climate change and clean energy. But there’s a big problem - Adani are mining, handling, and burning record volumes of coal - the number one driver of the climate crisis.