Upcoming Events 2021 | Ecology Action Centre

Upcoming Events 2021

Wednesday, August 4 at 6:30 P.M.

Join us on Wednesday, August 4 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. we'll be hosting a provincial election debate with Sierra Club Atlantic and the Council of Canadians to hear parties' positions on critical issues related to the climate and biodiversity crises. Sheldon MacLeod, journalist and host with Saltwire.com, will be moderating the debate with representatives from Nova Scotia's Green, Liberal, NDP and PC parties. This will be a hybrid online/in-person event. There will be a limited number of in-person attendees, and we will be streaming live to YouTube.  Click here to learn more and to register to attend in person.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

May - October, 2021

Do you want to get around the city by bike? The Urban Cycling 101 Course will help you build your confidence to cycle on urban streets and feel safe riding in mixed traffic in HRM. Take the course and find a sense of freedom that comes with the simple act of riding a bike. Click here to go to the Halifax Cycling Coalition website for dates and more info!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Launch postponed due to COVID-19 restrictions - New launch date TBA

The Ecology Action Centre’s Pop-Up Bike Hub is a low-cost, high-impact program getting people back on bikes by providing access to bike tools and basic repairs, affordable secondhand bikes, and safe cycling education programing for youth and adults. We are thrilled to be partnering with over 20 communities this summer bring the Pop Up Bike Hub across Nova Scotia. Launch date and calendar coming soon, click here for more info!

 

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Tuesday, June 29 - 6 P.M.

Join us for the final conversation of our series on Mobilizing for a Just and Sustainable Future, where we'll be exploring climate adaptation. How can we care for our communities as we move into the future? How do we ensure food security and access to clean water? How do we protect those who are most vulnerable in our society? Join our panel of community experts as they discuss these important questions. Click here to register!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Monday, June 28 from 6 - 7:30 P.M.

Join us for EAC's 2021 Annual General Meeting! Our AGM is open to all EAC members. It's a chance to connect, learn about what we’ve been up to in the past year, and to help shape where we’re going from here. This year our AGM will be hosted online. Click here for more info and to register!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Click here to watch recordings of episodes 1-3 of our Mobilizing for a Just & Sustainable Future webinar series! All around us communities are engaged in the act of reimagining our future and our relationships to the natural world we rely on. In this free webinar series, we'll explore a variety of the innovative ways that people living in Mi'kma'ki can and are mobilizing together to build an equitable, sustainable future for all.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Click here to watch the recording of Shaping Change: Intergenerational Conversations on Activism! To kick off our 50th anniversary we brought together a diverse group of brilliant local activists from across generations and communities to connect, share stories and lessons, and explore how we can work together effectively to build a more just and sustainable world. 

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