Local Food + Laughs Fundraiser

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Tue Jun 1 @6:30 PM online

A fundraiser to raise awareness about the climate crisis while spreading some light in these isolated times.

All proceeds from the ticket sales will help Manitoba’s Climate Action Team implement the pathway to a resilient future outlined in Manitoba’s Road to Resilience.

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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Or send a cheque to "MakeWay Charitable Society - Climate Change Connection".

400-163 W. Hastings Vancouver BC V6B 1H5 (Don't worry. Your whole donation comes to us in Manitoba - and it's charitable.)

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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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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  • 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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3 days ago
Curt Hull, a project director with Climate Change Connection, said the proposed change could help ensure the city actually implements its climate action plan. @winnipegnews @GreenActionCtr @joyanne_pursaga @mathieuallard https://t.co/wKstSVxQJu

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