Events

Beyond This or That: Building New Energy Narratives

In a conversation dominated by polarizing voices during a week of global discussion about climate change, Alberta Ecotrust invites industry, nonprofit and government leaders to explore new energy narratives that highlight both innovation and collaboration.   Join energy journalist Markham Hislop (Energi.media) and a cross-sectoral…

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Funding Opportunities with Community Foundations for Environmental Projects

There are more than 200 environmental organizations operating in Alberta who undertake diverse community projects and initiatives across the province. As nonprofits and charities, they rely on diverse sources of funding to undertake this important work and community foundations play a vital role in supporting…

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Thank You for Celebrating With Us!

On Wednesday, June 20, we celebrated environmental successes and the solstice at our Summer Social & AGM! After taking care of our Annual Meeting business, we presented our 2017 Annual Report, and community champions working to maintain healthy ecosystems in a Living Library format. This…

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Join Us at Our Summer Social & AGM on Wednesday, June 20

Please come and celebrate environmental successes and the solstice at our Summer Social & AGM on Wednesday, June 20 from 3:00 to 5:00 pm at the Sunterra Keynote MARKETbar  at 200 – 12 Avenue S.E. After taking care of our Annual Meeting business,  we are…

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Green Economics: A Two-Day Training Intensive for Non Economists

In partnership with the Pembina Institute and the Alberta Green Economy Network, with funding provided by the Peter Gilgan Foundation and Suncor Energy, we look forward to hosting the Sustainability Network for Green Economics: A Two-Day Training Intensive for Non-Economists in Calgary. When: September 20 and…

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REQUEST FOR PRESENTATIONS: 2018 ENVIRONMENTAL GATHERING

Would you like to share your idea for Alberta’s future at the 2018 Environmental Gathering? Do you have a proposed solution for making these future ideas happen now? Have a burning question or challenge for Alberta’s environmental future that needs to be discussed? We are…

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Talking Climate in YEG & YYC with George Marshall

While many of us have dedicated our lives to education and communications, climate change presents some new and unique communication challenges – including that we often struggle to have conversations with people different than ourselves. As part of the launch of Alberta Climate Connect, we…

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Talking Climate: How to Communicate Climate Change Effectively and Engage New Audiences

While many of us have dedicated our lives to education and communications, climate change presents some new and unique communication challenges – including that we often struggle to have conversations with people different than ourselves. Climate Outreach (CO) is the leading European specialist in climate…

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Join Project Blue Thumb at Rally for the River on September 8th!

One of Alberta Ecotrust’s major initiatives, Project Blue Thumb, is opening its doors! Are you curious about social innovation? Passionate about water? Join us and the Red Deer River Watershed Alliance at Rally for the River on Sept 8th as we seek breakthroughs on water…

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Win a Ticket to the Environmental Gathering!

Looking for an environmental breakthrough? Want to brush shoulders with environmental champions, activists, scholars and leaders? Get inspired by Minister Shannon Phillips? Learn about the amazing work Alberta environmental nonprofits and charities are doing? Build skills and relationships at the same time? Great! You can…

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