Take part in the Bay Area Climate Forum

This article, from February 23, has details on you can participate in the upcoming Bay Area Climate Forum taking place on March 9th.

Hello Ward 8 Neighbours,

The Bay Area Climate Forum is the #1 annual event focused on climate action in the Hamilton-Burlington Bay Area. This year’s theme is “Around the Kitchen Table: Discussing Climate Change with others.”

For more details, please continue reading below…

The Bay Area Climate Change Council (BACCC) is a social impact initiative made up of 14 community leaders from Hamilton and Burlington located at Mohawk College. BACCC’s vision is for the Bay Area to be a thriving and resilient zero carbon community by 2050.

BACCC’s mission is to provide strategic leadership and function as an ongoing forum for advice, feedback and guidance to the Bay Area Climate Change Implementation Team(s) for local communities.

Hear updates on progress to our region’s climate goals and join the discussion on having better climate conversations.

This year’s keynote speaker is Katharine Hayhoe, an award winning climate scientist, viral TED Talk host and host of the PBS Digital Series Global Weirding. Katharine will be speaking about overcoming the barriers to public acceptance of climate impacts and solutions.

This free virtual event will be held on Zoom, where you can  register here. The event is being held online on Tuesday, March 9th @ 6:30-8pm.

Live Closed Captioning and ASL Interpretation will be provided.

Questions or concerns?

If you have any questions or concerns, you can contact our office here.