2020 Environmental Gathering Idea Talk: CitiesIPCC Communities & Climate Change

09/23/2020 11:30 AM - 01:00 PM MT


  • Free



Join researchers from the City of Edmonton’s CitiesIPCC Legacy Research Grant Program to learn how changes in the daily life of our communities can help lessen the impact of climate change.

This Idea Talk features:

- Shelby Yamamoto from University of Alberta with their project, Climate Change, Older Adults & Immigrants: Exploring Community Vulnerability & Resilience
- Vincent Morales from the Pembina Institute with their project, Urban Transport Partnerships: Last Mile Solutions & Electrification

Thank you to The City of Edmonton Change for Climate for supporting this research and this session.


Learn about the 2020 Environmental Gathering and view the full schedule here

Please Note 
This event will be recorded to be shared publicly by the City of Edmonton. Questions submitted during the event will be read by a moderator and will not be attributed to the submitter. Your name, image or voice may appear in footage of this event. All personal information collected by the City of Edmonton is collected under the authority of Section 33(c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy (FOIP) Act. The City of Edmonton will use this information for educational and outreach purposes. Your information is managed and protected under the provisions of the Act. If you have any questions about the collection, use and disclosure of personal information by this project, please contact the Program Manager at 780-496-4611,#900, 10111-104 Ave NW, Edmonton AB, T5J 0J4.

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