FCM webinar - New climate change funding for Canadian municipalities

Thu, 04/27/2017
When: 
Thursday, April 27, 2017 @ 9:30–10:30 a.m. EDT (note: update to your time-zone)
Where: 
Who: 
Federation of Canadian Municipalities
Contact: 
Nathalie Vallières 613-907-6345
Do you need funding for an innovative environmental project in your municipality? Are you looking for grants to help your community adapt to climate change or reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions? 
 
Sign up for our free webinars taking place from April 25 to April 27 for an overview on the new climate change funding available, and learn how funding from the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) can help your municipality with environment- and climate-related projects.
Event Description: 
Extreme storms, hotter summers, colder winters, rising sea levels, flooding and drought. These are just some examples of the new reality of climate change for many Canadian communities. FCM's new Municipalities for Climate Innovation Program provides funding, training and resources to help municipalities adapt to the impacts of climate change and reduce GHGs.
 
Our FCM advisors will show how ournew funding can help your municipality by: 
  • Reviewing the current funding available for plans and studies
  • Discussing upcoming funding offers, including staff grants
  • Highlighting upcoming offerings, such as new knowledge products and peer networks 
Speakers:
  • Isaël Poirier, Programs Advisor, Federation of Canadian Municipalities
  • Jim Wren, Programs Advisor, Federation of Canadian Municipalities
Date: 
Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 06:30 to 07:30