RCEN E-Bulletin: October 1, 2008

Canadian Environmental Network

Network News — October 1st, 2008

RCEN Annual General Assembly Updates

The registration deadline for the AGA* is next Wednesday, October 8th! Register now to win tickets to the Planet in Focus International Environmental Film & Video Festival. The next 8 people to register and pay online will receive two “Free Range” vouchers, to use for any regular screening during the festival (October 22-26). Click here to register now!

This year’s keynote speech will be given by Dr. Lynn Marshall on the topic of “Health and the Environment”. Other workshops and sessions will address topics such as: children’s environmental health, collaboration between indigenous and environmental groups, the environmental challenges of continental integration, nanotechnologies, electromagnetic radiation sensitivities and sustainability. View the Schedule

Make your trip to the AGA carbon-neutral! Buy your “Gold Standard” carbon offsets from Planetair, a Canadian non-profit service based in Montreal.

* The 2008 AGA will take place at the Sheraton Parkway and Best Western Parkway Hotels in Toronto (Richmond Hill), from October 24-26. See you there!

Elections Resources

Check out our Elections 2008 webpage for a list of useful resources intended to make the environment a top issue on October 14th.

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