On March 4th & 5th, join the Columbia Basin Rural Development Institute (RDI) at Selkirk College, ACT (the Adaptation to Climate Change Team) SFU, and the Planning Institute of British Columbia (PIBC) Kootenay Rockies Chapter for an exciting virtual conference on improving low carbon resilience in small and rural communities in British Columbia.

This conference will incorporate knowledge from across British Columbia to highlight innovations and insights from small communities and rural regions seeking to build low carbon resilience.

This two-day conference is intended for staff and elected officials for local governments and Indigenous nations, community organizations, consulting professionals, researchers, and interested members of the general public. The conference is designed to provide networking space and active participation that aims to help build relationships and encourage peer-to-peer learning.

More information and registration can be found here

 This initiative is offered through the Municipalities for Climate Innovation Program, which is delivered by the Federation of Canadian Municipalities and funded by the Government of Canada.