Creating connections and building capacity
Polls consistently show that the majority of Prairie Canadians are deeply concerned about climate change. This training is all about supporting you in creating community, organizing local campaigns and building the necessary momentum to transform concern into action. Help us bring people together and empower one another to act on the problems we’re facing in our communities.
That’s what the Prairie Regional Training is all about. And you’re invited to be a part of it! The training includes acesss to an online learning platform, three live sessions accessible both in person and online (hybrid), and group projects facilitated by mentors. Participation is open to anyone from across Canada, but presentations and workshops have been designed with particular attention to the realities of Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba.
January 27–February 25
Online training platform and group project2
You’re invited to be a part of our training that includes three components: All components will be accessible online through our platform, but our live trainings will also be accessible in-person across three cities.
Online Training Modules
A series of videos, podcasts and articles that can be completed on our learning platform at the convenience of each participant anytime over the course of the training. This will cover content related to key topics around climate justice and local advocacy.
Hybrid sessions in three cities
Two one-day sessions in Calgary and in Saskatoon and a final two-day session in Winnipeg. Each session will provide unique presentations on local issues and workshops on advocacy skills.
You will work in small groups on a project with facilitation by mentors to be presented at the final session in Winnipeg. Projects will focus on creating an advocacy tool, campaign idea, issue summary, or an exploration of the group learning process.