Climate Change Workshops: Challenges and Opportunities

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Métis Nation of Alberta (MNA) invites community members to join us for a series of province-wide workshops on climate change. The gathered feedback will aim to inform policy and program development, and ensure that Métis interests and concerns are heard and addressed.

Specifically, these workshops will cover:

  • Science and Data of Climate Change;
  • Truths and Myths about Climate Change;
  • Alberta Climate Change Leadership Plan;
  • Carbon Levy and Carbon Rebates;
  • Alternative Energy Basics: Solar, Wind, Biofuels;
  • Cost/Benefit of Solar and Energy Efficiency;
  • Tips on Energy Efficiency for Homes;
  • How to Save Money with Energy Efficiency;
  • Job and Training Opportunities; and 
  • How to Benefit from Available Programs

Register online at albertametis.limequery.com, or register with Katie Suvanto at ksuvanto@metis.org, or 780-455-2200 ext. 235. If you have any questions or concerns related to climate change, please contact Andres Filella, Climate Change Consultant at the Métis Nation of Alberta (MNA), at afilella@metis.org,or at 780-455-2200 ext. 220.

Full Workshop List: 

  • Athabasca, Tuesday, June 27th, 4:30 PM – 8:30 PM, Athabasca Multiplex, #2 University Drive, Athabasca, AB
  • Fort McMurray: Wednesday, June 28th, 4:30 PM – 8:30 PM, Radisson Hotel, 435 Gregoire Dr. Fort McMurray, AB
  • Lac La Biche: Thursday, June 29th, 4:30 PM – 8:30 PM, Canalta Hotel, 9905 83 Avenue, Lac la Biche, AB