Climate Leadership Institute

Wed, 11/01/2017
When: 
November 1-3, 2017
Where: 
Hilton Vancouver Airport
Who: 
BC Municipal Climate Leadership Council

Join BC Municipal Climate Leadership Council in November 2017 for 2.5 days of intense climate action training for elected officials with leading professionals and inspirational colleagues from the BC Municipal Climate Leadership Council.

Event Description: 
With local governments influencing over 55% of greenhouse gas emissions in BC, locally elected officials need the hard skills and knowledge to lead their community into the green future they desire. The BC Municipal Climate Leadership Council is hosting the Climate Leadership Institute from November 1-3, 2017 at the Hilton Vancouver Airport in Richmond, BC. 
 
The event features 2.5 days of intensive learning with leading professionals, peers, and inspirational colleagues from the BCMCLC. Key focus areas include:
  • Communication: Learn ways to effectively communicate the importance of acting on climate change and build support with stakeholders.
  • Planning: Discover best practices and policies to ensure a climate action lens is embedded in every decision your community makes over the long term.
  • Knowledge sharing: Hear about successful solutions and innovative ideas in reducing greenhouse gas emissions and energy use in other BC communities and learn how to adapt them to your own community.
To learn more about the program and guest speakers, visit the BCMCLC website

 

Date: 
Wednesday, November 1, 2017 (All day) to Friday, November 3, 2017 (All day)