Global Health at a Crossroads: Equity, Climate Change and Microbial Threats

Washington Hilton 919 Connecticut Ave., NW, Washington, DC, United States

In Conjunction With: The World Health Summit Regional Meeting 2023 & The AAHCI Global Innovation Forum 2023 Washington Hilton, Washington DC April 14-16, 2023 In-person Satellite Sessions: April 13, 2023 Virtual Satellite Sessions: April 3-7, 2023 CUGH is honoured that two important academic organizations will hold their annual meetings in partnership with CUGH 2023. The […]

$800

Pan American Climate Resilient Health Systems Certificate Course

Sessions will be held Tuesdays & Thursdays April 4 - May 2, 2023 Apr 4, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 6, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 11, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 13, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 18, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 20, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 25, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 27, 2023 10:00 AM May 2, […]

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Pan American Climate Resilient Health Systems Certificate Course

Virtual , Canada

Sessions will be held Tuesdays & Thursdays April 4 - May 2, 2023 Apr 4, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 6, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 11, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 13, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 18, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 20, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 25, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 27, 2023 10:00 AM May 2, […]

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Pan American Climate Resilient Health Systems Certificate Course

Virtual , Canada

Sessions will be held Tuesdays & Thursdays April 4 - May 2, 2023 Apr 4, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 6, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 11, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 13, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 18, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 20, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 25, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 27, 2023 10:00 AM May 2, […]

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Pan American Climate Resilient Health Systems Certificate Course

Virtual , Canada

Sessions will be held Tuesdays & Thursdays April 4 - May 2, 2023 Apr 4, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 6, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 11, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 13, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 18, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 20, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 25, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 27, 2023 10:00 AM May 2, […]

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Pan American Climate Resilient Health Systems Certificate Course

Virtual , Canada

Sessions will be held Tuesdays & Thursdays April 4 - May 2, 2023 Apr 4, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 6, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 11, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 13, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 18, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 20, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 25, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 27, 2023 10:00 AM May 2, […]

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Fifteenth International Conference on Climate Change: Impacts & Responses

UBC Robson Square 800 Robson St, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Responding to the Climate Emergency: Scalable Solutions for the Climate-Nature Intersect 20-21 April 2023 UBC Robson Square, Vancouver, Canada + Online The Fifteenth International Conference on Climate Change: Impacts & Responses is brought together by a common concern for the science of, and social responses to, climate change. We seek to build an epistemic community […]

Pan American Climate Resilient Health Systems Certificate Course

Virtual , Canada

Sessions will be held Tuesdays & Thursdays April 4 - May 2, 2023 Apr 4, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 6, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 11, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 13, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 18, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 20, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 25, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 27, 2023 10:00 AM May 2, […]

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PFAS and Pregnancy

Virtual , Canada

Join us for our monthly series on the latest research and tools on children's environmental health. Each event is free with virtual options. Thurs, April 20: PFAS and Pregnancy. Featuring Suzanne E. Fenton, MS, PhD, Reproductive Endocrinology Lead from the Division of the National Toxicology Program at NIEHS/NIH. Hosted in partnership with the Center of […]

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Pan American Climate Resilient Health Systems Certificate Course

Virtual , Canada

Sessions will be held Tuesdays & Thursdays April 4 - May 2, 2023 Apr 4, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 6, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 11, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 13, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 18, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 20, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 25, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 27, 2023 10:00 AM May 2, […]

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Addressing Environmental Racism in Canada

Virtual , Canada

Date: Tuesday, April 25, 2023 | 7–8:30 p.m. (Eastern) Climate and ecological justice issues affect everyone on this planet, crossing national, regional and municipal boundaries. But not everyone is affected to the same extent. Extensive studies have demonstrated that predominantly Black, Indigenous and racialized communities are disproportionately impacted by the effects of climate change and […]

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Pan American Climate Resilient Health Systems Certificate Course

Virtual , Canada

Sessions will be held Tuesdays & Thursdays April 4 - May 2, 2023 Apr 4, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 6, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 11, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 13, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 18, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 20, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 25, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 27, 2023 10:00 AM May 2, […]

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Pan American Climate Resilient Health Systems Certificate Course

Virtual , Canada

Sessions will be held Tuesdays & Thursdays April 4 - May 2, 2023 Apr 4, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 6, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 11, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 13, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 18, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 20, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 25, 2023 10:00 AM Apr 27, 2023 10:00 AM May 2, […]

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Shirley Stinson Lecture – Planetary Health

Virtual , Canada

The Faculty of Nursing at the University of Alberta would like to invite all nurses to our annual Dr. Shirley Stinson Research Lecture, held virtually on May 3, 2023 (1:30-2:30 pm MDT). The theme of this year's lecture is Planetary Health. Our keynote speaker is Dr. Barbara Astle, a professor of Nursing at Trinity Western University in Langley, […]

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2023 Outdoor Learning Conference – Place and Pedagogy: Where Learning Happens

Banff Centre 107 Tunnel Mountain Dr, Banff, Alberta, Canada

You are invited to attend the 2023 Outdoor Learning Conference at the world renowned Banff Centre from May 4-6, 2023! The overarching theme for the 2023 Outdoor Learning Conference is “Place and Pedagogy: Where Learning Happens”. This year’s inaugural Conference will focus on Indigenous Ways of Knowing, Health and Wellbeing and Environmental and Climate Change […]

$550

The 2023 Beatrice and Arthur Minden Symposium on the Environment – Urban Ecologies: Imagining the Environmentally Just City

University of Toronto 149 College Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

When and Where Friday, May 05, 2023 9:00 am to Saturday, May 06, 2023 5:00 pm Description Save the Date: May 5 & 6, 2023 Hosted by the University of Toronto’s School of the Environment, the Beatrice and Arthur Minden Symposium on the Environment offers annually a multidisciplinary series of public-facing events on science, policy, […]

CANE celebrates our Members on National Nursing Week

Virtual , Canada

We wish to celebrate all of our wonderful CANE-ACIIE nurses! Each day this week we will be featuring a CANE nurse via video on our social media who will share how they are working to promote Planetary Health! Our President Elect Maya Reshef Kalogirou, extends a special message to celebrate National Nursing Week Here are […]

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Rethinking Innovation in Nursing Leadership

Virtual , Canada

Marion Leary, RN, MSN, MPH will be our guest speaker on May 10, 2023, from 12PM EST – 1:30PM EDT. Title: Rethinking Innovation in Nursing Leadership Marion Leary is the Director of Innovation at the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Nursing. As the Director of Innovation at Penn Nursing she works to amplify and educate […]

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“Can’t Stand The Heat?” Report Presentation

Virtual , Canada

"Can't Stand The Heat?" Report Presentation Start: Thursday, May 11, 2023 • 12:00 PM • Pacific Daylight Time (US & Canada) (GMT-07:00) End: Thursday, May 11, 2023 • 1:00 PM • Pacific Daylight Time (US & Canada) (GMT-07:00) The Worker Solidarity Network is hosting a virtual event to proclaim the upcoming report launch on the […]

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Special webinar to celebrate International Nurses Day 2023

Virtual , Canada

Date & Time May 12, 2023 10:30am Eastern time Description Join WHO Chief Nursing Office Dr. Amelia Latu Afuhaamango Tuipulotu and ICN President Dr. Pamela Cipriano in a special webinar to celebrate International Nurses Day 2023. Register here: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_7q8Ylp8NQBau-R1HB5n47g#/registration    

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Stories and Celebration: Nurses Passionate about Planetary Health

Virtual , Canada

Register here  https://conta.cc/3nLc9Om On the heels of nursing week, join the Canadian Coalition for Green Health Care, Peach Health Ontario and CASCADES for a celebration of nurses embedding planetary health into their practice. On May 17, nurses from the Ontario Nurses for the Environment Interest Group of RNAO and the Canadian Association of Nurses for […]

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Spring 2023 Children’s Environmental Health Seminars

Virtual , Canada

Join us for our monthly series on the latest research and tools on children's environmental health. Each event is free with virtual options. Tues, May 23: Shaon Sengupta, MD, MPH. Neonatologist and physician scientist at CHOP studying the effect of early life exposures on development and function of pulmonary circadian networks in adulthood. REGISTER AT: […]

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Québec RE3 Conference – From Reclaiming to Restoring and Rewilding

Québec City Convention Centre 1000, boulevard René-Lévesque Est, Québec, Quebec, Canada

Québec City relaunches the Québec RE3 Conference, from June 11-15th, 2023 We are proud to host a joint conference between the Society for Ecological Restoration – Eastern Canada (SER-EC) and the Canadian Land Reclamation Association (CLRA) from June 11th to 15th, 2023, at the third year of the UN Decade of Ecosystem Restoration (2021-2030). We […]

$575 – $975

Facebook Live with CANE and ANHE

Virtual , Canada

June 13th at 10 AM CANE and Alliance of Nurses for Healthy Environment (ANHE) members will host a Facebook Live on their presentations at the upcoming ICN Congress in Montreal July 1st to the 5th. Please join Aggie Black and Fiona Hanley on our CANE Facebook LIVE and ask your questions: https://www.facebook.com/CANEACIIE and show your […]

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Nursing Advocacy using Social Media: Planetary Health Examples

Virtual , Canada

NNPBC presents Climate Series #3 on June 15th from 2 to 3 PM PDT. Social Media Advocacy for Planetary Health by Aggie Black and Claire Fullerton of CANE BC will present this NNPBC Webinar. All are welcome to join. Register here: https://nnpbc.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZErc--hrz0sG9ZzzGS2gMJ_BlSyzCGUqu4Z#/registration

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Summer Institute on Sustainable Health Systems

Virtual , Canada

About the Summer Institute Climate and environmental change pose an accelerating and complex threat to 21st-century health systems. There is an urgent need for transformative change to reduce our health systems’ contribution to global carbon emissions and to adapt to the health, health equity and health system impacts of climate change. Despite this need, few […]

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Webinar on Nature and Wildlife Health

Virtual , Canada

The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the World Organization for Animal Health (WOAH) are hosting a webinar focusing on the case for investment to improve environment competencies at the country and territory level through collaboration between veterinary services and the environment and wildlife sectors. "Nature and wildlife health: Making the case for investment in […]

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Teach Global Health Summer Institute

Virtual , Canada

The 2023 Summer Institute for Curriculum, Course Design, and Assessment will be held June 20-22, 2023.​ The institute is a three-day workshop for faculty at undergraduate-serving institutions to share experiences and best practices, evaluate curricular programs and assessment tools, and participate in charrettes designed to refine course and curricular materials that strengthen students' learning. Find out More […]

$350

Ecopsychology Café – National Healing Forests Initiative with Patricia Stirbys & Peter Croal

Virtual , Canada

Event by Canadian Ecopsychology Network and Carol Koziol Public  · Anyone on or off Facebook Everyone is welcome to CEN's Ecopsychology Café!! This month the virtual gathering falls on National Indigenous Peoples Day and the Summer Solstice!! To acknowledge this important day, Patricia Stirbys, LLM, Cowessess First Nation (Saskatchewan) and Peter Croal, P.Geol, will be […]

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Climate Change: Understanding and Managing the Significant Health Impacts of Extreme Heat Events

Virtual , Canada

Join us for this free accredited educational session where highly experienced and knowledgeable public health and medical experts will answer your questions and share best practices for managing the significant health impacts of extreme heat events. The webinar will include a panel of presenters and participants will be prompted to ask their questions in real-time […]

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Climate Smart Health Care Solutions: Benefits of Reuse and Repair

Virtual , Canada

Join the Canadian Coalition for Green Health Care as we explore the circular economy as an opportunity to reduce the environmental impacts of hospital-generated waste and improve the efficiency of health care delivery. Attendees will hear from two innovative companies that have committed to climate-smart health care solutions that reduce waste and carbon emissions, ensure […]

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A new global framework on chemicals and waste

Virtual , Canada

A new global framework on chemicals and waste - update and way forward on the process to consider the management of chemicals and waste beyond 2020 On June 28, 2023 from 13:00-15:00 EDT, Health Canada will be hosting an information session to provide an update and way forward regarding negotiations on a strengthened global framework […]

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ICN Conference: Nurses together: a force for global health

Palais des Congrès 159, rue Saint-Antoine Ouest, 9e étage,, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

The International Council of Nurses and the Canadian Nurses Association are delighted to invite you to attend the ICN Congress, 1-5 July 2023 in Montreal, Canada, which will bring together the powerful force of the 28 million nurses worldwide! With the theme “Nurses together: a force for global health”, the ICN 2023 Congress will bring […]

$425 – $1455

CODE RED FOR HUMANITY: NURSING LEADERSHIP FOR PLANETARY HEALTH AT A TIME OF CLIMATE CRISIS (#3154)

Montreal Palais de Congrès 159, rue Saint-Antoine Ouest, 9e étage,, Montréal, QC, Canada

CONCURRENT SESSION 37: Monday July 3, 2023 1600-1730 Room E Authors: Fiona Hanley, RN, BA, BScN, MSc; Aggie Black, RN MPH, BSN, BA; Jacqueline Avanthay Strus, RN MSN PhD(c), Helen Boyd, RN BSN MA Counseling; Barbara Astle, PhD, RN, FCAN CONCURRENT SESSION 37: PROMOTING AND PROTECTING MENTAL HEALTH AND WELLNESS AS08 SUB-THEME 08: Addressing global […]

$1455

MENTORSHIP AS A SUPPORTIVE MODEL FOR NURSE-COMMUNITY HEALTH INITIATIVES (#2646)

Montreal Palais de Congrès 159, rue Saint-Antoine Ouest, 9e étage,, Montréal, QC, Canada

July 3, 2023 1600-1730 Room D CONCURRENT SESSION 36. Authors: Katie Huffling, DNP, RN, CNM, FAAN; Cara Cook, MS, RN, AHN-BC; Jessica Mengistab, BA, BSN, RN Abstract In 2019, the Alliance of Nurses for Healthy Environments (ANHE) launched its first cohort of the Environmental Health Nurse Fellowship. The innovative, year-long fellowship program centered around building […]

$1455

Integrating a ‘Discipline of Vision’ into Climate Solutions and Sustainability

Virtual , Canada

Note: This session is being held in the UK, thus the time is a bit odd for Canada. In this session, we will explore together ways of implementing Edie Farwell’s Discipline of Vision in our work with clients. As Edie says ‘Vision is a powerful tool to help bring about the specifics of a sustainable, […]

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Ecopsychology Cafe – Undoing Collective Narcissism, an interview with Jeanine Canty

Virtual , Canada

Everyone is welcome to attend CEN's virtual Ecopsychology Café! This month we will be in conversation with Jeanine Canty, Ph.D. about her latest book, "Returning the Self to Nature: Undoing Our Collective Narcissism and Healing Our Planet." Café Hours: Jul 19, 2023 9:30am PDT / 12:30pm EDT / 5:30pm BST Seeing the suffering of the […]

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Closing the Exposure Assessment Gap: A Case Study of Phthalates

Virtual , Canada

Exposure assessment is a core element of risk assessment, which is used as the basis for regulatory decision making on chemicals in the US. Exposure assessment systematically fails to provide realistic information to policymakers, leading to underestimates of risk and inadequate regulation. Phthalates, a class of chemicals that affect male reproductive development among other adverse […]

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Field Epi Response to the Climate and Health Crisis: Maternal & Child Health

Virtual , Canada

Globally, maternal and child health outcomes are significantly impacted both directly and indirectly by climate change. The presence of climate-related stressors can result in negative health effects, such as miscarriages, low birth weights, malnutrition, and respiratory illnesses. Furthermore, climate emergencies can hinder access to crucial sexual and reproductive health services. Join us to learn about […]

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Grassroots Versus Grasstops: The Complex Dynamics of Achieving a Just Transition

Virtual , Canada

Description The case for a just and equitable climate transition in Canada is clear and compelling. And climate activists and advocates across sectors are working to enable systemic transformation and policy change, shift mindsets and behaviour, mobilize mass movements, and more – all at the same time. But what is the relationship between top-down and […]

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Maintaining Balance in Challenging Times: A Talk with an Ecotherapist

Virtual , Canada

Wayfinder Society, powered by Algalita, is excited to welcome eco-psychologist and social worker, Andrea Bell, who will be joining us for a talk titled, “Maintaining Balance in Challenging Times”. You can register for this virtual event here. Addressing big systemic issues like plastic pollution, climate change, and environmental justice can be very emotionally draining — […]

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Transform Eco-Anxiety Pod: Teacher and Parent Training for the Challenges of Eco-Anxious Youth

Virtual , Canada

In 2021 The Lancet published a study which involved 10,000 youth from ten developed countries. They found that “75% of them think that the future is frightening,” and “56% of them believe that humanity is doomed.” A set of tools from existential ecology can be applied to help our youth have satisfying lives in the […]

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Getting Outside to Improve Health Safety

Virtual , Canada

The Beth Emeth Greening Committee offers a free online event to present Dr. Melissa Lem to address the importance of nature on human health. Dr. Melissa Lem is a Vancouver family physician who also works in rural and northern communities within Canada. Director of PaRx, Canada’s national nature prescription program powered by the BC Parks […]

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Weaving the Web: Soil, Pollinators and Human Health

Virtual , Canada

Join Jill Allison to learn about techniques to create a healthier home garden which include pollinators! This is a virtual event. Jill will review the effects of pesticides on pollinators, soil and human microbiome and how we as a community can affect change. Presenter: Jill Allison – Jill has a background in science and medicine […]

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Nurses Running for Office from ANHE

Virtual , Canada

Join us for August's ANHE Policy-Policy Advocacy Forum Call where we'll be learning more about running for office, why it's important for nurses to hold elected positions, and hear from nurses who have successfully run for office and who are in the beginning of the process. Register: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZIucO2qqjsoEt0czM-R7z32XDoot-3LxeF3#/registration

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International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples 2023: Indigenous Youth as Agents of Change for Self-determination

Virtual , Canada

Virtual Commemoration on 9 August 2023 - Indigenous Youth as Agents of Change for Self-determination (09-10:30am EST/New York time) Link to register: https://tinyurl.com/Indigenous23 Interpretation will be available in English and Spanish. View Flyer: https://social.desa.un.org/sites/default/files/Concept%20Note%20Intl%20Day%202023_3.pdf Event Format  The virtual commemoration will include an opening segment with a traditional ceremony, followed by a pre-recorded statement from UN high level […]

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ANHE Fellowship: Impact through Nurse – Community Partnerships Part 2

The second cohort of the ANHE Environmental Health Nurse Fellowship officially ended on May 31st, 2023. We want to take some time to showcase some of the incredible work the fellows did – and are continuing to do – with their partner community-based organizations. ANHE is hosting a webinar series featuring nurses who participated in […]

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Asking Permission in Nature with Natalie Forrest

Virtual , Canada

Everyone is welcome to CEN's Ecopsychology Café. This month Natalie Forrest, Ph.D. will talk about Seeking Permission in Nature. Café Hours: Wed Aug 16, 2023 9:30am PDT / 12:30pm EDT Register in advance for this meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/.../tZUkc... Natalie Forrest has a Ph.D in Applied EcoPsychology. Her Master’s Thesis was on the importance of being mindful […]

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Climate of distress: youth mental health and climate change

Virtual , Canada

Join us to discuss the impact of climate distress on youth mental health, including key challenges and opportunities. Join us as we share results from a nationally representative survey focusing on the intersection of climate change and young people's mental health. This event aims to shed light on the impact of climate distress on the […]

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Resilience in a Summer of Weather Extremes

Virtual , Canada

What can we learn from a summer of raging wild fires, soaring heat waves, and devastating flooding to rebuild more resilient communities? July 2023 has been a month of climate crisis around the world, raging wild fires, soaring heat waves, and devastating flooding. What can we learn from this moment to rebuild more resilient communities […]

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