Local Solutions to a Global Problem – Panel on Climate Change

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October 18, 2017 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Charlotte Street Arts Centre
732 Charlotte St
Fredericton, NB E3B 1M5
Fredericton Green Party - Green Party of Canada

Local Solutions to a Global Problem

Hosted by Fredericton Green Party – Green Party of Canada

Wednesday, October 18 at 6:30 PM – 9:30 PM 

Charlotte Street Arts Centre

732 Charlotte Street, Fredericton, New Brunswick E3B 1M5
From extreme hurricanes to record breaking wild fires , climate change is advancing at a quicker and quicker pace. How can New Brunswick best help fight this global problem?

At 6:30 pm on Wednesday,October 18th, the Greater Fredericton Greens will host an event at the Charlotte Street Art Centre. The event will focus on how people in New Brunswick can best help fight the global problem of climate change .

Admission is free.

It will feature a panel of four of the best minds in the province.

Dr. Louise Comeau is a professor in the Climate Change faculty of the University of New Brunswick , and the Director of Sustainable Environmental Development at the university.

David Coon is the MLA for Fredericton South, the first Green MLA elected in New Brunswick with multiple bills presented to the Legislature regarding environmental regulations and practices.

Dr. Barbara MacKinnon is the President of the New Brunswick Lung Association.

Dr. Om Rajora is a professor of Forest Genetics and Genomics at the University of New Brunswick.

Each of our wonderful panelists will offer a 10-15 minute presentation indicating how we as New Brunswickers can help with climate change mitigation. The presentations will be followed by a live question and answer session that will last up to an additional 1-2 hours.

Our emcee for the evening will be the ever-energetic Maggie Connell, who also facilitated several of New Brunswick’s anti-fracking town halls.

This event presents a unique opportunity to expand your knowledge of climate change mitigation, from different perspectives and opinions. Furthermore, the interactive question and answer period will provide the chance to ask hard hitting questions to our experts.
Please bring your questions and ideas!

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