Sustainability Night 20x20

Mon Oct 5 @ 6:30 PM

Manitoba Museum

Celebrate sustainability with an evening of fast-paced presentations by 8 inspiring innovators, presenting 20 slides for 20 seconds each.



Next Up training

Deadline: Oct 13

Are you between 18 and 32?

NextUp will develop your ability to address and solve some of the most pressing Canadian foreign and domestic policy issues. This 6-month part-time program is completely FREE. Apply now.



24 Hours of Reality

Fri Nov 13 to Sat Nov 14

24 Hours of Reality is a live global event covering the climate crisis with broadcasts from around the world. This year, 24 Hours of Reality: The World is Watching will focus on the upcoming COP21 climate gathering in Paris.



Passive House Design Course

Thu Nov 12

Manitoba Hydro Place

This 1-day course will provide you with a fundamental understanding of the elements of the Passive House Design, which leads to cost effective, low energy buildings with increased occupant comfort and reduced mechanical systems.



  • Albertans support tougher climate-change policies, including carbon tax, poll says

    Sep 30, 2015 – CBC News

    More than half of Albertans want the province to adopt stronger climate change policies, even if that means oilsands producers are faced with higher costs, a new poll suggests.


  • Bank of England governor warns of risks from climate change ‘tragedy of the horizon’

    Sep 29, 2015 – The Guardian

    Mark Carney, the governor of the Bank of England, has warned that climate change will lead to financial crises and falling living standards unless the world’s leading countries do more to ensure that their companies come clean about their current and future carbon emissions.


New on this Site

  • Recent changes on our website…

    Jul 30, 2015 – Canada Greenhouse Gas (GHG) data has been updated to include 2013. (3 webpages) Overall emissions for Canada have increased 18% from 1990 to 2013. While gains have been made in some areas (such as electricity generation), those gains have been more than offset by emission increases from expansion of the tar sands in Alberta.



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