Leap Year 2016


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Discussions, film screenings, teach-ins, and more.


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Canada & around the world

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

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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[...]
Gilda et Katalin Lakatos, deux femmes Roms de Hongrie qui luttent contre leur déportation depuis le rejet de leur demande de statut de réfugié il y a plus d’un an, ont reçu un nouveau sursis[...]
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[...]
Nov 25 @ 12:00 pm – Nov 26 @ 3:00 am
It’s time to lock up your wallets and purses, cut up your credit cards and dump the love of your life – shopping. Black Friday, November 25th 2016 is Buy Nothing Day. It’s a day[...]



Photo: Robert van Waarden | Survival Media

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