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This is a call out to anyone interested in joining our Wellington Water Watchers Team at this year’s Rotary forest Tree Plant. Wear a blue t-shirt over your jacket and find us at 9 am. See the poster below for details on where to go.
SAN FRANCISCO JUST BECAME THE FIRST MAJOR U.S. CITY TO BAN THE SALE OF PLASTIC WATER BOTTLES
San Francisco just banned the sale of single-use water bottles on public property and at city-permitted events, making it the first major U.S. city to do so.
The ban will phase out all bottles that are 21 ounces or less within the next four years. The …
Protecting the Human Right to Water
Emma Lui – Council of Canadians
March 11, 2014, 2pm EST
Canadian and indigenous communities are facing increasing threats to their water sources including the threat of fracking, water privatization, oil shipments on the Great Lakes and the lack of clean drinking water in First Nation communities. Learn what communities are doing to protect the human right to water and how they’re turning their municipalities into Blue Communities. A Blue Community is a municipality that recognizes …
Ready, Set, Go! Using Gamification to Advance Community Resilience
Monday February 24th, 2014
10:30am – 12:45pm
Objective: Citizen engagement in and behavior change for sustainability can be difficult. This workshop will explore the use of games to improve stakeholder engagement and motivate action on building climate change resilience. Participants will engage in two distinct games and learn how they can be applied in other settings. The workshop agenda is attached.
- Saturday April 26. Rotary Forest, Earth Day Tree Planting
- H2O GO Festival Saturday March 22, 10 – 4
- San Francisco Just Became the First Major U.S. City to Ban the Sale of Plastic Water Bottles
- Upcoming FREE webinar: Protecting the Human Right to Water
- Invitation: Ready, Set, Go! Using Gamification to Advance Community Resilience