ST. PETERSBURG — St. Petersburg College will partner with the Florida Gulf Coast Chapter of U.S. Green Building Council to present the documentary Climate Refugees at the Palladium from 2 to 4:30 p.m., Jan. 30.
The documentary reveals the plight of people around the world displaced by climatically-induced environmental disasters and was the featured film at the U.N. Climate Summit in December.
A climate refugee is a person who is displaced by these disasters, which has resulted in increased droughts, sea level rise, and more frequent occurrences hurricanes, cyclones, fires, mass flooding and tornadoes.
Doors and information booths to this free event open at 1 p.m.
The Palladium is at 253 Fifth Ave. N.
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