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The group originally named LINE!
Established 2004





Our activities are diverse. Although we haven't put up photos of everything we've done, this page, however, gives a taste of some activities we've participated in.


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Demonstrations & Stunts
Social Outings and Hands-On Projects
Stalls & Exhibitions
Public Meetings & Talks




Demonstrations & Stunts

National Climate Justice Marches: LINE/WIN participated in several climate justice demonstrations including in February and December 2005, and in Nov 2006 at which 30, 000 people conjugated.The first two pictures show LINE/WIN members at the 2006 and Dec 2005 demonstrations. The photo just below & right is at a demo in Bangladesh, at the same time as the Dec 2005 one in London!


Climate march: Nov 3rd 2006: LINE stall (left) : at the US embassy and later in the day by the national gallery near Trafalgar Square.


'Snorkel Muslims' Climate Stunt Brick Lane: 20th Nov 2005. Timed just a few days before a national climate demonstration & right at the start of Islam Awareness Week (IAW) 2005. The next year the environment featured heavily in the IAW agenda. The stunt was reported in the press and Muzammal was interviewed on Sunrise and BBC Southern counties radio. Read our Press Release and Guardian article 'The Greening of Islam'



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Social Outings and Hands-On projects

WIN Skills-Sharing Wkshop
: Preparing for 'puncture repair' (far left); A knitting & darning corner (right)
Organic Farm Trips: WIN members have organised numerous day trips to Willowbrook organic farm (left) in Oxfordshire, which have been rewarding and fun. Activities have included tree-planting, educational tours and organic barbecues.


Day Trip to Stave Hill Ecology Park, London 26th Feb 2006 (above): Organised by LINE, BTCV and TRUE. The day included guided walks, short talks by members of the three organisations, organic food share, and a hands-on approach to learning about conservation.


Organic food share picnic, Regents Park, Summer 2004. A small contingent poses for a photo! This picnic was attended by about twenty-five people. LINE has organised similar picnics in later years.




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Stalls & Exhibitions


Gathering around the LINE stall (left) at 6 Billion Ways: Making another world possible (Feb 2009):); and relaxing at the London International Climate Forum in June 2008 (right).
LINE/WIN's photoexhibition on Islam & Climate Change  


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Public Meetings and Talks


Hounslow Friends of Faith Event (Oct 2008): 'Going Green Together': Speakers from different Faith perspectives, including Shumaisa Khan from WIN (above)

Big Ask Climate Public Meeting (Newham), organised by FoE (above) : Feb 2nd 2006 Speakers: Stephen Timms (MP, East Ham, & Minister for Pensions); Muzammal Hussain (Founder, WIN) & Martyn Williams (Senior Parliamentary Campaigner, FoE)


Kyoto Climate March Speeches: Feb 15th 2005, shortly after Kyoto came into force, despite the US and Australia not having ratified it. Outside the US Embassy, London. (below)

Caroline Lucas (Green MEP)
Norman Baker (Lib Dems Spokesperson)
Tony Juniper (Executive Director, FoE)
Muzammal Hussain (Founder, WIN)


Climate Crisis Public Meeting (left): 23rd Nov, 2006, Kingsley Hall, Tower Hamlets. Speakers included: Muzammal Hussain (WIN), Phil Thornhill (National Coordinator, CCC), George Galloway MP (Respect), Jenny Jones (Green Party) & Jonathan Essex (FoE).





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