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[Public Event] Climate Ventures Mornings: A Conversation with Melina Laboucan-Massimo
The Centre for Social Innovation’s Climate Ventures Mornings* are a chance to hear from innovators and leaders working for climate justice and climate solutions. You’ll gain a greater understanding of the different ways in which we can tackle the climate crisis, and hear some inspiring personal stories along the way.
On Wednesday, May 27, we’re sitting down with Melina Laboucan-Massimo, longtime climate justice campaigner and host of APTN’s Power to the People. Join us as we discuss Indigenous climate action, renewable energy, and a just recovery to the COVID-19 pandemic.
*We’re holding this month’s CV Mornings in the afternoon, to accommodate our Pacific coast friends!
About the Speaker
Melina Laboucan-Massimo is Lubicon Cree from Northern Alberta, Canada. She is the Founder of Sacred Earth Solar and the Campaign and Program Director at Indigenous Climate Action. She has worked on social, environmental and climate justice issues for over 15 years. Melina has worked, studied and campaigned in Brazil, Australia, Mexico, Canada and across Europe focusing on resource extraction, climate change impacts, media literacy, energy literacy and Indigenous rights & responsibilities.
Please note that we’ll use Zoom to connect. Make sure you have registered through Eventbrite to receive details via email before the event.