Programme for today’s Care Income Now! webinar
Please join us for a webinar
exploring the implications of a campaign for a Care Income, North and South,to stop climate change, promote caring work for people and planet, and
refuse work that is destructive to the environment and to the worker.
Friday April 3, 11am-1pm US Eastern (4pm UK,
Pre-registration necessary Register here
Be an early signer of Open Letter to Governments – Care Income Now!
Chaired by Margaret Prescod, Women of Color/Global Women’s Strike
Selma James, GWS, London
Stefania Barca & Giacomo D’Alisa, Green New Deal for Europe, Italy/Portugal
Sam Weinstein, trade unionist, Payday men’s network, UK/US
Solveig Francis,breastfeeding advocate, London
Pranom Somwong, Protection International, Thailand
Followed by questions and discussion: what payments and support the State has been forced to give in response to the COVID-19 crisis in different countries, and how the demand for a Care Income has entered campaigning to change the world and save it.
This webinar follows on from the Women in Dialogue March 20 webinar From Coronavirus and Beyond: Valuing Caregiving — The Unwaged Work that Protects People and the Environment where 200 people from 14 countries participated. Global Women’s Strikeand Women of Color/GWS