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The Solutions Economy with Shaun Loney

The Solutions Economy with Shaun Loney photo

Climate change. Food insecurity. Poverty. How can these problems be reframed as opportunities to build our economy and make our communities more resilient?
Be inspired by social innovator and Canadian change-maker Shaun Loney as he shares his experiences mobilizing people, businesses and communities to solve our most pressing social and environmental problems…and learn how the Solutions Economy can take root in the Yukon.
Shaun will be present at two evening events in Whitehorse and Watson Lake.

Monday, Nov. 6, 7pm, Beringia Centre, Whitehorse (this event will be livestreamed on YouTube: click here)
Wednesday, Nov. 8, 7pm, Watson Lake (Rec Centre)

Everyone is welcome at these free events. Donations are appreciated.

There will also be two full-day workshops in Whitehorse and Watson Lake

Tuesday, Nov. 7, 8:30-4:30, KDCC, Whitehorse (register here)
Thursday, Nov. 9, 9:30-3:30, Watson Lake Recreation Centre Curling Lounge (no registration needed)

Funding for this project is made possible with support from Government of Yukon’s Community Development Fund and Yukon Research Centre Cold Climate Innovation.
View these events on Facebook here.

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