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Job: GreenJobs BC – Campaigner

Campaigner: 3 days a week, January to May, 2013 – $25/hour Green Jobs BC is seeking an experienced campaigner to work on an exciting new initiative, based in Vancouver. Working closely with the GreenJobs BC Coordinator and Steering Committee, the Campaigner will plan and manage a campaign that calls on a diverse range of organizations representing sectors across the province to endorse […]

Fostering creativity in schools through engaged learning

Julia Dalman (@JuliaDalman, NU Edmonton alum) has been coordinating a Global Cafe to connect Edmonton high school students. They have been working towards making the Global Cafe into a physical hub and about 60 volunteers have signed up to participate from groups including the Parkland Institute, Make Poverty History and the Council of Canadians. The […]


Next Up was created by a group of people who wanted to help emerging leaders develop new and better skills, smarts and ideas. The program is intense. Over 6 months, we dive into a number of topics and disciplines, combining theory, practice, deep thinking, and hard skills. We look at some of the most pressing […]