Leap Year 2016



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A call for an economy based on caring for the earth and one another.


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Community discussions. Film screenings. Mobilisations. Teach-ins.

Events are happening around the world to leap away from fossil fuels and towards a justice-based economy. Find one below.

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Event includes a workshop by the Beehive Design Collective and an show by Test Their Logik. The Beehive Design Collective and Test Their Logik will again hit the road for a cross-Canada tour entitled “Art[...]
Come one, come all! The Guelph NDP is hosting a “Politics in the Pub – Leap Manifesto Edition” and we want to hear your excitements, concerns, ideas, and anything else you wish to contribute. Everything[...]
Aug 9 @ 12:00 am – Aug 15 @ 12:00 am
Forum social mondial 2016, du 9 au 14 août 2016, Montréal-Hochelaga-Tiohtià:ke #FSM2016 12e édition Participez au plus grand rassemblement de la société civile de la planète, 50 000 à 80 000 personnes, 5 000 organisations[...]
Femmes en lutte contre la militarisation, les occupations et guerres d’aggression! Les panélistes de la Palestine, le Kurdistan, les Philippines et des communautés autochtones partageront leurs expériences dans cet atelier au Forum social mondial (La[...]
[français ci-dessous] Check out Leap Manifesto-related events at the World Social Forum in Montreal, August 9-14, 2016. August 9, 2016 12 – 4PM Société des arts technologiques [SAT] Find us at “Place 2 B”. Come[...]
Une marche citoyenne le long de la rivière des Outaouais. Marchons pour manifester notre opposition à l’oléoduc Énergie Est et à l’indstrie des sables bitumineux. Vous pouvez marcher, une matinée, une journée ou toute la[...]
The long-awaited list of dates and locations of public meetings for communities along Kinder Morgan’s Transmountain pipeline route has finally been released. We don’t know the exact time or some of the exact locations –[...]
Aug 20 @ 8:00 am – Aug 21 @ 1:00 pm
GREENPEACE Climate Justice Camp 2016! Don’t know what to do about climate change, injustice,flawed systems, and environmental degradation? JOIN US to learn the skills and build the movement to take action! From August 20-21 at[...]
**Registrations Begins July 1st at www.aamjiwnaangsolidarity.com** Toxic Tour 2016 is underway. Come to experience Canada’s Petro-chemical Industry first hand. On this tour you will be able to learn history, what refineries are in the chemical[...]
Anyone can come for 1 2, 3 ,4 ,5 ,6 days This will be a retreat for everyone to reflect on what we are doing and how we can build solidarity, mutual aid and a[...]
Sep 11 @ 9:00 am – 5:30 pm
Learn from real people and real places that are practising permaculture!  Tour permaculture sites with farmers/ homesteaders and small businesses: -Ferme et Forêt -Nature Connections -Radical Homestead -The Wild Garden Visit: www.eonpermaculture.ca/pc-tour-Ottawa2016 Rain or shine!  No[...]
Oct 1 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Come out to a rally for DECENT WORK to call for safe working conditions, decent hours, paid sick days & vacation, access to a union, $15 minimum wage, an end to the gender/ racialized wage[...]
We all have something to bring to the table to create a healthy, just and sustainable food system for all. Join 700 food activists, chefs, researchers, community workers, Indigenous leaders, policy makers, entrepreneurs and interested[...]
Oct 21 @ 8:00 am – Oct 23 @ 6:00 pm
San Rafael, CA - Bioneers 2016 @ San Rafael | California | United States
The theme of this year’s conference is EPIC CHANGE. We are taking big ideas and morphing them into practical solutions for our most pressing ecological and social challenges. The world is in a moment of[...]



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