Events

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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Request for Presentations: 2017 Environmental Gathering

Would you like to share your expertise and experience in ‘breaking through’ at the Environmental Gathering? We are looking for additional presentations and workshop sessions to complete our Gathering Program that will help lead to a new cascade of environmental action! Sessions should demonstrate, inform…

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Join Shannon Phillips and Shaun Loney at the 2017 Environmental Gathering

Join Minister Shannon Phillips and Ashoka Fellow Shaun Loney at the 2017 Environmental Gathering! We are excited to announce that Shannon Phillips, the Minister of Environment and Parks and the Minister Responsible for the Climate Change Office, and Shaun Loney, social entrepreneur and author, will…

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Climate Change is More than an Environmental Issue: How to Prepare for a Low Carbon Economy

Alberta Ecotrust, along with the Calgary Chamber for Voluntary Organizations (CCVO) and The Pembina Institute invite you to join a conversation about the nonprofit sector’s role in climate change leadership: Tuesday, October 25 1 – 4 pm Women’s Centre of Calgary (39, 4 St NE)…

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Announcing the Environmental Gathering 2017

Save the date – February 23-25 in Edmonton   Alberta Ecotrust is proud to announce our second annual Environmental Gathering: Breaking Through.  We are at a unique time in the province with many new opportunities for meaningful progress. As we grapple with important issues such as reducing greenhouse…

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