Road to Resilience

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The Climate Action Team has launched Manitoba’s Road to Resilience - an achievable and concrete pathway to a better future.

It shows what is needed to feed, shelter, transport goods & people, and produce electricity without the use of fossil fuels, with foundational chapters on nature, green jobs, and the human impacts of climate change.

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Thanks to the Manitoba Seniors for Sustainability campaign for raising awareness and concern.

IPCC 1.5℃ Report Analysis

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to a 1-sheet PDF Summary of the IPCC 1.5℃ report including suggestions for a strategy to help us prepare for this future.

The IPCC released a report on how quickly we need to take carbon out of the atmosphere to limit global warming to 1.5°C and avoid its most destructive consequences.

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Activity Sheets

Earth Week may be over but you can still enjoy these family friendly activities that will get you thinking about nature.

We have recently added two activity sheets to our Resources for Schools page:

News

  • ‘Cataclysmic day’ for oil companies sparks climate hope

    May 27, 2021 – The Guardian –

    A Dutch court has ordered Shell to cut carbon emissions by 45% by 2030. Also this week, climate activist investors have shaken up the boards of ExxonMobil and Chevron. A few weeks ago, ConocoPhillips and Phillips 66, had already suffered investor revolts over climate inaction.

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  • Airships for city hops could cut flying’s CO2 emissions by 90%

    May 26, 2021 – The Guardian –

    Hybrid Air Vehicles (HAV) in the UK has named a string of routes it hopes to serve by airship starting in 2025. Although most of these routes are in Europe, the article includes mention of a Vancouver to Seattle leg.

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New on this Site

  • Recent changes on our website…

    April 21, 2021We have updated 5 website pages in the “GHG Emissions – Manitoba” section. Manitoba Greenhouse Gas (GHG) data has been updated to include 2019. The Large Final Emitter page in this section will be updated soon.

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4 weeks ago
Manitoba farmers feeling the effect of drought conditions with record heat; agricultural state of disaster declared in R.M. of St. Laurent @ctvwinnipeg https://t.co/tBYWQWALZA

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