05
Nov

Sint-Ludgardisschool in Antwerp to the COP by bike and bus

Sam VC

A group of enthusiastic pupils and teachers of the Sint-Ludgardisschool in Antwerp will travel to Paris by bus on November the 29th. This iniative grew out of an exchange program with the Norbertus College in Roosendaal (NL). In February the fourth graders from Antwerp will cycle to Roosendaal to organize their own “COP 21 bis”

26
Jan

The Express Quiz

Sam VC

At the end of their Train Challenge Pieter and Julie held a little Express Quiz to test the climate and COP2015 knowledge of a few friendly train travelers. Do you think you can do better?

15
Nov

Warsaw 2013: Press

Sam VC

Before the Climate Express there was the train to Warsaw, a special chartered train with hundreds of Belgian Climate Activists. Destination: the 19th Climate Change Conference in Poland in 2013. The train to Warsaw has played a major role in the development of the Climate Express. The trip and the protest march left everybody with mixed

06
Sep

Le beau vélo de RAVel

Sam VC

Every Saturday of the summer, from July till September, the cyclists of Le beau vélo de RAVel explores a different corner of Wallonia. Their mission: to discover or rediscover the most beautiful places of Wallonia and Brussels by bike , skate, on foot, or even wheelchair.   Last Saturday we joined their ride in Charleroi to talk about

03
Dec

Screening Disruption

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On November 21 Climate Express and JNM the first Belgian screening of the climate film ‘Disruption’ in cinema Aventure Brussels. The film masterfully documents where we stand today in terms of climate change and why it is so difficult to make real structural changes. The background of the film is the inspiring mobilization for the People’s Climate March in

01
Jan

All aboard!

Sam VC

The Climate Express mobilizes people to take action for a world based on social justice in balance with the earth’s capacity to support life in all its diversity. This action group was born in November 2013. At that time 700 Belgians took the train to Warsaw (to the meeting of COP19) to demonstrate for a

07
Aug

Are you the new Climate Express Talent?

Sam VC

In November we travel to the Arc de Triomphe with three tantalizing trains, a boatload of buses and a cool cyclists caravan. That calls for a solid sound! Let’s #movetheclimate by music: take your chance, and together we’ll write history!   CLIMATE EXPRESS SONG Your song sets the rhythm of our movement: an cheerful chant that reflects an uplifting ambiance, and embodies our hopes and desires for

29
Nov

Naomi Klein steunt de Climate Express

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In November vorig jaar streek Naomi Klein neer in Brussel. Ze was te gast bij 11.11.11 om  te spreken over klimaatverandering, kapitalisme en activisme. De Canadese journaliste en schrijfster maakte furore met haar scherpe analyses van de consumptiecultuur (No Logo in 2001) en de de neoliberale ideologie (Shockdoctrine in 2009). In Brussel sprak ze over haar laatste