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

For information on consultations that are happening in your region, open the PDF files below. 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.

 

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Please note that workshop details are currently being determined. This webpage will be updated with new information as details are confirmed. We thank you for your patience. 

Location

Date

Lloydminster Tuesday, May 16
Cold Lake Wednesday, May 17
St. Paul Thursday, May 18
Wabasca-Demarais Tuesday, June 06
Slave Lake Wednesday, June 07
High Prairie Thursday, June 08
Athabasca Tuesday, June 27
Fort McMurray Wednesday, June 28
Lac La Biche Thursday, June 29
Valleyview Tuesday, May 30
Peace River Wednesday, May 31
Grande Prairie Thursday, June 01