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Optimistic or Pessimistic? Student Viewpoints

I asked my College students, and these are their responses… Optimist or Pessimist? Are you optimistic or pessimistic? Reasons for optimism! Courtesy Flickr user Adam Jones Reasons for pessimism… Lots happening on energy Reasons for optimism! Courtesy Flickr user Adam Jones Reasons for pessimism… Food production is changing Reasons for pessimism There are things we …

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Workshop Summary #3 Community Climate Well Being

Thank you from Workshop organizer and facilitator Meghan Wise for a meaningful workshop on December 6th.  A small but committed group met to think about how community resilience can be cultivated and how we as a community can acknowledge and process our feelings and responses to climate change. Visit UBC Climate Hub’s Climate Well Being Toolkit. …

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Workshop Summary #1 Community Climate Well Being

Meghan Wise hosted our first Community and Climate Well Being Workshop in conjunction with GECCO (Global Empowerment Coalition of the Central Okanagan) with 20 attendees.  Below Meghan summarizes the outcomes of the first workshop: Climate Through a Systems Lens: Climate change continues to subtly and dramatically impact community food, water, land, transportation, housing, power, and medical …

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