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    (July 25) CIP's National Climate Change Survey Webinar

    (July 25) CIP’s National Climate Change Survey Webinar

    On July 25, 2019 the Canadian Institute of Planners (CIP) will host a webinar to discuss the findings of their National Climate Change Survey. Planners have an acute role in integrating climate action policy into planning, and to create communities that are resilient, receptive, and engaged in long lasting climate stability. Updated CIP climate change policies […]

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    (October 30-31, 2019) Zero Waste Conference, Vancouver

    (October 30-31, 2019) Zero Waste Conference, Vancouver

    Did you know that of 92.8 billion tonnes of minerals, fossil fuels, metals, and biomass entering the economy, only 9% are re-used annually? “Not good enough” says Circle Economy CEO and Zero Waste Conference Keynote Speaker Harald Friedl. On October 30-31, 2019 join us in attending the Zero Waste Conference in Downtown Vancouver to discuss […]

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    (July 9) Launch of Climatedata.ca

    (July 9) Launch of Climatedata.ca

    The Government of Canada has launched an exciting new interactive website, Climatedata.ca. The climate information portal will allow users to visualize, analyze, and interact with climate data projections across Canada. From large scale to specialized, individual grids, reliable access to online data will help Canadians in all industries understand and adapt to changing climates. Highlights of […]

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    (July 8) Panelists Announced for August 7, 2019 US LCR Webinar

    (July 8) Panelists Announced for August 7, 2019 US LCR Webinar

    Panelists for the upcoming US LCR Webinar on Climate Action Planning were announced today. The webinar, based on the Climate Action Planning book by Michael Boswell, Tammy Seale, and Adrienne Greve, will discuss how cities and communities can address climate change locally, and offers a guide to creating low carbon resilient (LCR) communities. The recently […]

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    (July 8) Early Bird Registration for the Livable Cities Forum 2019

    (July 8) Early Bird Registration for the Livable Cities Forum 2019

    Join us from October 28-30, 2019 in Victoria, BC for the eighth annual Livable Cities Forum: Building Better Communities Through Resilience.  The Livable Cities Forum is being hosted by the City of Victoria in partnership with ICLEI Canada, SHIFT Collaborative, and ACT (the Adaptation to Climate Change Team), SFU. The Forum is a boutique event widely known for […]

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    (June 28) - In Our Backyard: What Climate Change in Canada Looks Like

    (June 28) – In Our Backyard: What Climate Change in Canada Looks Like

    “Climate change is no longer theoretical. It’s in our backyard.” CBC News’ recent project about climate change is self described as “ambitious and comprehensive”. The project “In Our Backyard” details how different residents across Canada have been made to cope with the extreme weather events that have costed them more than just dollars; in some […]

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    Climate Action Planning Webinar August 7

    Climate Action Planning Webinar August 7

    Climate Action Planning webinar August 7 Creating low-carbon resilient communities with Michael Boswell, Adrienne Greve, and Tammy Seale https://myemail.constantcontact.com/SAVE-THE-DATE—-Climate-Action-Planning–Webinar–August-7.html?soid=1102306387692&aid=U5JbaLb1_bQ

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    CEA Climate and Energy Awards Close July 2

    CEA Climate and Energy Awards Close July 2

    The Community Energy Association (CEA), The Province of BC, BC Hydro, FortisBC, Real Estate Foundation of BC, and Union of BC Municipalities are pleased to invite all BC local governments to participate in the 2019 Climate & Energy Action Awards. The awards are offered annually to a municipality or regional district implementing a project or program best integrating energy and […]

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