Arusha Happy Hour: All-Star Environmentalist Showcase!

January 31, 2009 - 12:00am to 2:00am

Arusha is proud to host not one but five of Alberta's highest profile environmental organizations at our Happy Hour. Hear a concise overview of Alberta's environmental campaigns from the groups that are making it happen. Enjoy snacks and non-alcoholic beverages.


Jeh Custer, Sierra Club
Sierra Club Canada is a member-based organization that empowers people to protect, restore, and enjoy a healthy and safe planet. Sierra Club Canada has several major national campaigns with four program areas: Health and Environment, Protecting Biodiversity, Atmosphere and Energy, and Transition to a Sustainable Economy.

Sheila Muxlow, Council of Canadians
Founded in 1985, the Council of Canadians is Canada’s largest citizens’ organization, with members and chapters across the country and campaigns on water privatization, democracy and trade issues.

Mike Hudema, Greenpeace
Greenpeace is an independent global campaigning organization that acts to change attitudes and behaviour, to protect and conserve the environment and to promote peace

Clayton Thomas-Muller, Indigenous Environmental Network
Clayton Thomas-Muller, of the Mathais Colomb Cree Nation also known as Pukatawagan in Northern Manitoba, Canada, is an activist for Indigenous rights and environmental justice.

Eriel Tchekwie Deranger, Rainforest Action Network
Eriel Tchekwie Deranger is a Dene woman belonging to the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation of Northern Alberta.  Eriel is currently employed with the Rainforest Action Network as the Freedom From Oil Campaigner in Edmonton, Alberta targeting Tar Sands development and the banks that fund it.


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