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Tar Sands Healing Walk

Jul 5 2013 (All day) - Jul 6 2013 (All day)

The Healing Walk started in 2010 in Fort McMurray Alberta, which is located in the Northern Boreal Forest. Fort McMurray is in Treaty 8 where for the past 50 years there has been oil extraction. Initially the extraction was oil, it is now crude which is a much heavier form of oil and takes more energy and water to extract, making it one if the dirtiest oils on the planet. Read more »


Crane Lake Park Fort McMurray, AB

Posted July 2, 2013 by AEN

CSR for the Bluer Good: Moving Towards a Sustainable Economy

Nov 22 2012 (All day) - Nov 24 2012 (All day)


Don’t miss this opportunity to contribute and be a part of this growing conversation with business and thought leaders in the water and CSR space!

Waterlution is seeking diverse, outstanding leaders to attend as participants—please encourage those in your network to download the complete invitation here and register TODAY! Read more »


Easter Seals Camp Horizon (Hwy 66 10 KM Southwest of Bragg Creek)
Bragg Creek, AB

Posted November 8, 2012 by AEN

AEN Annual General Assembly 2012

May 25 2012 - 6:00pm - May 26 2012 - 2:00pm

You are invited to attend the 2012 Alberta Environmental Network Annual General Assembly. This gathering is one of the best opportunities for ENGOs to get together, connect, and collaborate on strengthening the environmental movement in Alberta. This year's Assembly includes a timely presentation from noted Alberta political observer & commentator Paul McLoughlin (CBC Radio, Alberta Scan) and a technical briefing from the ERCB on Alberta's Fracking Regulations.

Online Registration

Please register by May 21. If you need to book accommodation at the FCJ Centre, please register by May 4. Read more »


Auditorium - FCJ Christian Life Centre
219 19 Avenue SW
Calgary, AB T2S 0B8

Posted April 30, 2012 by AEN

2011 AEN Annual General Assembly

Jun 3 2011 - 5:30pm - Jun 4 2011 - 5:00pm

You are invited to attend the 2011 Alberta Environmental Network Annual General Assembly. This gathering is one of the best opportunities for ENGOs to get together, connect, and collaborate on strengthening the environmental movement in Alberta.

Hosted this year in Calgary at the FCJ Centre, we'll be nestled in a peaceful park-like setting on the banks of the Elbow River, just 10 blocks from downtown. Read more »


FCJ Christian Life Centre
219 19 Avenue SW
Calgary, AB

Posted May 16, 2011 by AEN

Rio+20 Summit Civil Society Workshop

Jun 4 2011 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm

The RCEN has been invited by Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade (DFAIT) and Stakeholder Forum for a Sustainable Future (SF) to select 10 ENGO leads representing the different regions of Canada to host and facilitate civil society consultations in preparation for the Rio +20 Earth Summit (UNCSD) 2012. Read more »


FCJ Centre
219 19 Avenue SW
Calgary, AB

Posted May 10, 2011 by Anonymous

Calgary’s Changing Culture: Innovative Water Leadership

Jun 17 2011 (All day) - Jun 19 2011 (All day)

Four Future of Water Workshops are planned across Canada in 2011 -- visit our brand new website to check them out!

Calgary’s changing Culture: Innovative Water Leadership
Calgary, Alberta
June 17, 2011 - June 19, 2011


Calgary, AB

Posted April 22, 2011 by Anonymous

IAHS PUB 2011 International Workshop: P3 - Putting PUB into Practice

May 10 2011 - 12:00pm - May 14 2011 - 5:00pm

The current PUB Chair, Professor John Pomeroy of the University of Saskatchewan, supported by the International Secretariat and organising committees, is planning a workshop entitled 'Putting PUB into Practice', to be held in Canmore, Alberta, Canada from the 10th to the 14th of May 2011 (immediately prior to the Canadian Geophysical Union's annual meeting in the neighbouring town of Banff). Read more »

Posted March 4, 2011 by Anonymous

Level One Urban Beekeeping Course

Jan 29 2011 - 10:00am - Jan 30 2011 - 6:00pm

Location: Pure Earth Organics - #12 - 5579 47th St., Red Deer

Saturday January 29th & 30th, 2011
10:00 am - 6:00 pm (both days)

Apiaries and Bees for Communities (A.B.C.) is pleased to offer a Level One Beekeeping Certificate for hobbiest beekeepers in an urban and rural setting. This 16-hour intensive program will offer everything you need to know to begin beekeeping. Read more »

Posted December 27, 2010 by Anonymous

H2O Action: 'Water as a Human Right' Workshop

Mar 22 2010 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
At last week’s SEAWA conference, Hydrologist Richard Clissold made it very clear with his statement “We’re in a desert here” in Medicine Hat and it's getting drier every day. Water management is becoming an increasingly important issue in Alberta, particularly in the South Saskatchewan River Basin where we have seen extremely low flows with growing community and industrial demands.


Medicine Hat College Theatre
Medicine Hat College
Medicine Hat, AB

Posted March 22, 2010 by Anonymous

World Water Week — Water Markets Workshop

Mar 24 2010 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Facebook event page: 

With Workshop Facilitators:

  • Sheila Muxlow of the Sierra Club, and
  • Scott Harris of the Council of Canadians

Alberta is on the brink of a serious water crisis. As water in the province becomes increasingly scarce, for the first time in over a decade the provincial government is undertaking a review to update the Water Act, which determines who gets access to this vital resource. Read more »


Engineering Teaching & Learning Complex (ETLC) E1 - 007
University of Alberta (East of 116 Street, between 91 Avenue & 92 Avenue)
Edmonton, AB

Posted March 22, 2010 by Anonymous

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