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Here we grow again! Tamarack welcomes 24 communities to the Community Climate Transitions Network

Posted by Tamarack Institute on February 13, 2024

 

This resource is also available in French. Click here to access the French version.

 

Looking back now, the 19 trailblazing communities that joined Community Climate Transitions in 2022 sparked a movement, demonstrating what is possible when local climate partnerships build trust across diverse actors and work towards shared goals.

Two years later, we're much closer to seeing community-led, cross-sector climate action become the norm, with a network of 70+ current and alumni communities committed to collaborative approaches. This year, we're eager to deepen our work with members in and learn alongside them as they advance equitable climate transitions and make progress towards the SDGs. 

– Laura Schnurr, Director of Climate Transitions at the Tamarack Institute

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Our climate future: Weaving reflections from Community Climate Transitions' second National Gathering

Posted by Kieran Maingot on December 10, 2023

 

This resource is also available in French. Click here to access the French version.

 

Over two days, Community Climate Transition’s second Communities Taking Climate Action gathering convened over 220 changemakers from across so-called Canada. Guided by emcees Abhay Singh Sachal and Layla Belmahi, the gathering bridged wisdoms, sectors, and geographies to craft a learning journey grounded in care, co-creation, courageous leadership, and collectivizing the work of climate action.   

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Co-creation for Sustainability Transitions: Insights from London, Ontario

Posted by GOGREEN and Climate Action London on November 8, 2023

This resource is also available in French. Click here to access the French version.

 

In September of 2023, researchers from the global GOGREEN research study on co-creation for sustainability transitions traveled to London, Ontario. They sought to learn from community members about the work of Climate Action London, a member of Tamarack’s Community Climate Transitions network, and the ways it has used co-creation to develop innovative strategies to address climate change. 

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Announcing the Six Inaugural Recipients of the Community Climate Transitions Innovation Fund

Posted by Laura Schnurr on October 4, 2023

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Announcing Our New Advisory Group of 11 Climate and Equity Leaders

Posted by Laura Schnurr on August 29, 2023

This resource is also available in French. Click here to access the French version.

In May 2023, Tamarack’s Community Climate Transitions (CCT) formed an Advisory Group of experts and practitioners to guide our efforts in addressing the challenges posed by climate change. Supported by the Definity Insurance Foundation, the group met virtually for the first time in May and will continue to meet several times a year. 

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From Apathy to Action: How Deep Canvassing Ignites Climate Engagement

Posted by Tamarack Institute on August 25, 2023

Imagine a world where political will and broad public support unite to address the pressing challenges of our time, including the climate crisis. While solutions are known, what's often missing is the connection between different perspectives and the will to act. That's where deep canvassing comes in.  

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