Raising Climate Change Consciousness

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Sat Dec 21 @ 11AM. – 2PM

St. Norbert Arts Centre, 100 Ruines du Monastere

This Winter Solstice Gathering joins people from different faiths to share prayers and teachings to raise awareness and inspire positive action to honour the elements that give us life.

CCC's Curt Hull will be one of the presenters.

WRENCH's Cycle of Giving 2019

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Dec 7 to Dec 8 noon to noon

Orioles Community Centre (448 Burnell)

The Cycle Of Giving 24 hour kids bike building marathon is bringing volunteer mechanics together to build over 350 bicycles for kids in need.

Volunteer or donate to become part of the cycle!

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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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  • Trudeau will fuel the fires of our climate crisis if he approves Canada’s mega mine

    Dec 10, 2019 – The Guardian –

    If the Canadian government approves Teck Resources’ Frontier mine it will “effectively signal Canada’s abandonment of its international climate goals”. The mega mine would add 6 megatonnes of climate pollution every year. That’s on top of the increasing amount of carbon that Canada’s petroleum producers are already pumping out every year.

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  • Scientists have gotten predictions of global warming right since the 1970s

    Dec 4, 2019 – Vox –

    For the first time, a systematic review of climate models has been published. Long story short: “We find that climate models published over the past five decades were generally quite accurate in predicting global warming in the years after publication.”

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