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A Green New Deal for All

Jun 19 2019 - 6:30pm to 9:00pm

From Eventbrite:

The Leap and Friends are hitting the road to build a wave of popular support behind the Green New Deal in Canada

About this Event

Join us at the Edmonton tour stop of A Green New Deal for All! Doors open at 6:30pm. Event starts at 7:00pm.

Speakers and performers include Emily Riddle, Stephen Buhler with The Leap's Avi Lewis and Batul Gulamhusein.

We'll hear about: Read more about A Green New Deal for All


Robertson-Wesley United Church
10209 123 Street NW
Edmonton , AB

Green New Deal Town Hall

May 18 2019 - 1:30pm to 4:30pm

This event is one of many Green New Deal town halls being held in communities across the country in May 2019. The conversation is being led from the ground up through town halls bringing together people from all walks of life to discuss our vision for a new economy -- one that cuts global warming pollution, implements the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, creates millions of green jobs, and makes sure no one gets left behind.. The input from these town halls will be used to inform a vision for a Green New Deal for all. Read more about Green New Deal Town Hall


Ritchie Community League
7727 98 Street NW
Edmonton , AB

Water for Tomorrow: Calgary-Mountain View Candidates Forum

Mar 5 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:15pm

Join MLA candidates from diverse political parties and our moderator, CBC’s Judy Aldous. Topics will include headwaters, drought/flood preparedness and responsible water use.

Register Read more about Water for Tomorrow: Calgary-Mountain View Candidates Forum


Alberta Wilderness Association
455 12 Street NW
Calgary , AB

World Water Day YEG 2019

Mar 22 2019 - 4:30pm to 8:30pm

From World Water Day YEG:

Join us for an exciting evening to meet and network with inspired water collaborators, learn about local water initiatives in the province of Alberta, and listen to forward-thinking solutions on freshwater issues. Water is essential for life, and is the single most important resource on the planet. World Water Day YEG will feature: Read more about World Water Day YEG 2019


NAIT Shaw Theatre
11762 106 Street NW
T5G 2R1 Edmonton , AB

Forum: Groundwater — Our Hidden Water Resource

Feb 27 2019 - 9:00am to 3:30pm

From the North Saskatchewan Watershed Alliance:

After our last educational forum, we asked you what topics we should focus on next, and groundwater was one of the top three requests. So, our first NSWA forum of 2019 will be held on Wednesday, February 27 at Clymont Hall in Parkland County and the topic is “Groundwater – Our Hidden Water Resource”. Read more about Forum: Groundwater — Our Hidden Water Resource


Clymont Community Hall
1- 51423 Highway 60
T7Y 1C3 Spruce Grove , AB

ACA Clean Air Forum 2018

Nov 20 2018 - 8:00am to 4:30pm

The Clean Air Forum is an opportunity to gather together and discuss air quality within our local airshed.  Stakeholders include municipalities, air quality and public health professionals, community environmental interests, industry, government, academia and students. The Forum will be held at Paul Byrne Hall at MacEwan University and include panel presentations, dialogue and an opportunity to share ideas in a workshop environment. Read more about ACA Clean Air Forum 2018


Paul Byrne Hall, MacEwan University
9-115, 10910 104 Avenue NW
T5K 2Y9 Edmonton , AB

RDRWA Fall Forum: Watershed Health

Nov 1 2018 - 4:00pm to 7:00pm

Rob de Pruis, Director, Consumer and Industry Relations from the Insurance Bureau of Canada will be talking about their work to protect natural and green infrastructure.

Matt Dow, Policy Analyst at Rural Municipalities of Alberta (RMA) will be highlighting changes to the Municipal Government Act and the new Intermunicipal Collaboration Framework. He will introduce their new ICF toolkit and how it can be used for watershed planning within a municipality. Read more about RDRWA Fall Forum: Watershed Health


Strategis Multipurpose Room, NexSource Centre
4823 49 Avenue
Sylvan Lake , AB

Riparian Health in the NSR Watershed - From Policy to Planting

Oct 25 2018 - 9:00am to 3:00pm

A riparian area is defined as the strip of moisture-loving vegetation growing along the edge of a natural water body. A riparian management zone usually extends from the water’s edge to the upland area.

What progress has been made to protect and improve riparian areas in the North Saskatchewan River watershed? Read more about Riparian Health in the NSR Watershed - From Policy to Planting


Clymont Community League
#1 51424 Highway 60
T7Y 1C3 Spruce Grove , AB

Change for Climate Talks 2018

Oct 24 2018 - 5:30pm to 9:00pm

Climate change is our generation’s most significant challenge. Let’s come together and find ways to take action on climate change.

Change for Climate Talks 2018 will bring together 11 community leaders, all from different backgrounds, to share why they act on climate change and inspire others to take action now.

Our speakers for the evening include: Read more about Change for Climate Talks 2018


Triffo Theatre
Allard Hall, MacEwan University (11110 104 Avenue NW)
T5K 1M9 Edmonton , AB

Environmental Rights: The Power and the Promise

Oct 3 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

On Wednesday, October 3, the Environmental Law Students Association, Pembina Institute, Healthy Environment YEG, Environmental Law Centre and the David Suzuki Foundation invite you to a forum to discuss the legal right to a healthy environment as a solution to environmental problems.

Over the past 50 years, environmental rights have become the fastest-growing body of human rights law internationally. We have a historic opportunity to ensure that everyone in Canada has the right to a healthy environment. Read more about Environmental Rights: The Power and the Promise


Room LC 231
Law Centre, University of Alberta (111 Street & 89 Avenue)
Edmonton , AB


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