Winter Bike Film Screening & Panel

Join the UWSA Bike Lab for an evening set to inspire Manitobans to partake in the beloved activity and transportation mode of winter biking!

Nov. 28, 6:30-9:00pm, @ The Hive (U of W)

MORE DETAILS HERE!

Green Job Alert!

Excited about defending wilderness, wildlife and nature in Manitoba?

If you enjoy sharing your passion with others, the Wilderness Committee's canvass team is perfect for you.

Find all the details here!

Green Job Alert!

Join the Green Action Centre team as their new Composting Program Coordinator! 

Find the job posting here.

Applications due November 25th! 

Are We Screwed?

Wed Dec 5 @ 7 PM – 9 PM

Fort Garry Hotel

ScienceFirst presents Geoff Dembicki to talk about his book, Are We Screwed? How a New Generation is Fighting to Survive Climate Change. The book has won several awards, including the 2018 Green Prize for Sustainable Literature.

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IPCC 1.5℃ Report Analysis

CCC summary of IPCC 1.5℃ report

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.

Here CCC presents a 1 sheet PDF summary of the report and suggests a strategy to help us prepare for this future.

News

  • Policies of China, Russia and Canada threaten 5C climate change, study finds

    Nov. 16, 2018- The Guardian-

    Ranking of countries’ goals shows even EU on course for more than double safe level of warming

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  • Supermarkets still produce thousands of tonnes of plastic bags

    Nov. 15, 2018- The Guardian-

    Greenpeace says retailers failing to take responsibility for reducing footprint

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New on this Site

  • Recent changes on our website…

    November 8, 2018– Check out our newest recommended read: Clade by James Bradley. It’s one of many climate related books we’ve reviewed and have available in our library at 303 Portage Ave.

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FRESH Stories

Inspiring local stories & videos

Idle Free Zone signs

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Climate-Friendly Schools

Tools for schools

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