Events

  • Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 06:00 PM
    Knowledge Centre, British Library in London, United Kingdom

    Black Caucus: Black Lives Matter in the US and UK Today

    The DAUK Black Caucus has secured a small block of tickets for what is sure to be an interesting and thought-provoking panel discussion. This event is part of the Black Lives Matter History Network conference, taking place at British Library, 22–23 June, in collaboration with the University of Sussex. US and UK Black Lives Matter leaders will talk about why they are a part of BLM, their goals and methods, and the challenges facing the movement. The discussion will be chaired by Althea Legal-Miller, Lecturer in American History and Culture, Canterbury Christ Church University. It is sponsored by the Eccles Centre for American Studies at the British Library. We have a small block of tickets. Please claim yours now by emailing blackcaucus@democratsabroad.org.uk

  • Sunday, July 01, 2018 at 12:00 PM · £10.00 GBP
    Portman Square in London, United Kingdom

    Celebrate American Independence Day with Democrats Abroad

    Celebrate American Independence Day with Democrats Abroad at our annual Independence Day Picnic, on Sunday July 1, 2018 in Portman Square, Marylebone, London!

    Buy your tickets here: https://dauk-picnic-2018.eventbrite.co.uk

    In this gorgeous park setting, guests can enjoy incredible entertainment all day and mouthwatering American and international food and drink from popular London vendors. There will be American-themed games and activities throughout the day for adults and families alike, and children can enjoy supervised arts and crafts, a bouncy castle, face painting, and hula hoop lessons!

    Here’s what you can expect:

    • A fun, patriotic celebration with fellow Democratic Americans
    • Delicious food and drink 
    • Lots of great activities for everyone
    • Live music and entertainment
    • The gorgeous setting of Portman Square Garden
    • Meet and join various Democratic groups and caucuses
    • Your support and ticket proceeds go towards our Get Out The Vote efforts for 2018 mid-term elections.

    This is a party with a purpose! We hope you can join us.

  • Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at 06:30 PM · £5.00 GBP

    Progress since Paris? A Policy Network update on climate policy

    Please join the Policy Network and Resolutions Committee for a talk by UC Davis Prof. Frances Moore. Prof. Moore specializes in environmental economics and climate science. She will give an update on progress toward the climate goals outlined in the Paris Agreement, her work in climate change cost analysis, and emerging strategies in climate change mitigation. Prof. Moore holds a Ph.D. from the Emmett Interdisciplinary Program in Environment and Resources at Stanford University. Doors open at 6:00 pm. Buy your tickets here.