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Climate change, resource scarcity, deepening inequalities, volatile geo-politics and growing economic instability all threaten our wellbeing, now and in the future. These challenges require interdisciplinary economics research that is informed by real-world situations and creates useful solutions. This conference will explore the relationship between the economy, the environment and social justice in order to advance […]Find out more »
The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were adopted in 2015 as a collective action plan for UN Member States to ensure a more peaceful and prosperous world by 2030. Sustainable Development Goal 8 focuses on building sustainable economic growth, ensuring decent work for all, and addressing labour market inequality. However, in the context of a finite […]Find out more »
With Germany, Belgium, Scotland and most recently British Columbia adopting Passive house (PH) as their building standard, it is quickly becoming the new normal all over the world. What do the houses that positively impact the environment look like? Join us in this talk to learn more about the housing of tomorrow! What is Passive House? Passive house (PH) […]Find out more »
WPL has partnered with the Canadian Society for Ecological Economics for a family-friendly, fun evening of making! Saturday, May 25 5:00pm to 8:00pm Main Library (enter off Dupont Street using the Auditorium doors) Registration not required All ages are welcome to join us to explore ways to live waste-free while also improving quality of life. […]Find out more »
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