October 2012

PowerShift 2012: October 26-29th

On the weekend of October 26-29th over 1,500 youth from all walks of life, coming from communities all across Canada will come together in Ottawa for a historic gathering to build the movement for a just and sustainable future. Including leading voices from the global movement to stop climate change, this gathering will empower our generation to chart a new pathway forward towards the world that we want.

Water Research Group on Facebook

The Water Research Group was created through the School of Resource and Environmental Management at Simon Fraser University for the purpose of promoting water related research and professional activities of faculty and students. The main activities of this group include interdisciplinary research about freshwater resources, extension of research to academic, professional and public audiences, and academic and professional development of group members.

Sustainable Food Whiteboard

Developed by students of the Masters in Environment and Management program at Royal Roads University, the Sustainable Food Whiteboard serves as a virtual hub for projects and ideas on re-localizing food. This initiative is designed to build interest around and mobilize knowledge on food re-localization through spreading information and news on issues and strategies regarding sustainable food practices and creating connections between groups and people involved / interested in food re-localization efforts.