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MHCCA Climate Change Impact Survey

Let’s work together to understand the impacts of climate change! About the Climate Distress Survey Simon Fraser University’s (SFU) Mental Health and Climate Change Alliance is reaching out to Canadians ...
/ climate change, community, Education
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On the Frontline of the Climate Crisis

This is the text of GTEC Executive Director, Arden Henley’s presentation to the 2nd Annual Summit on Mental Health and Climate Change, February 3, 2023 Thank you for the opportunity ...
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Co-Design of Climate Distress Services

Communities across Canada are already beginning to face a multitude of challenges related to the climate crisis. Many governments and organizations are making significant strides towards developing climate mitigation and ...

Notes from the Frontline of the Climate Crisis

Notes from the Frontline of the Climate Crisis is the title of GTEC Executive Director, Arden Henley’s presentation to the Summit on Mental Health and Climate Change this Friday, February ...
/ climate change, community, Education, Youth
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A Collection of Quotes on Environmental Matters

Compiled by Ross Thrasher The recent publications sampled below are well worth reading in full. Most of them are available at your local public library. John Gray, “The dangerous conceits ...
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Green Collar Futures

The "green economy" is changing the workplace in B.C. Learn about exciting and endless career opportunities. About Green Collar Futures Virtual Career Conference Are you a student in grades 9-12? ...
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The Summit on Mental Health and Climate Change 2023

The Mental Health and Climate Change Alliance (MHCCA) will host its second Summit on Mental Health and Climate Change on February 2nd and 3rd, 2023. The Summit aims to raise ...
/ climate change, community, Education, news
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Winter Solstice Reflections

The Year in Review Just as it signals the end of the sun’s journey to the north and its welcome return to the south, winter solstice portends the end of ...
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Poem: Praise Song

Thanks to Carmen Ward & Sara Craven for bringing our attention to this poem. ~ GTEC Reader Editor Praise the light of late November, the thin sunlight that goes deep ...
/ Arts & Culture, climate change, lifestyle
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Ethical Maxims for the Climate Crisis

By Kim McLeod A friend of GTEC recently shared an article titled “Ethical Maxims for a Marginally Inhabitable Planet”. This rather difficult but necessary read is written by two bioethics ...