Youth Canada

Unique opportunity for you to attend the World Changing Careers symposium

30-05-2009 by admin

Unique opportunity for you to attend the World Changing Careers symposium

July 23rd-27th, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C.

We're looking for 250 youth and adult professions who want to design a sustainable future through their career path, and define the green jobs movement in Canada. A rare opportunity to engage with the best minds, the brightest ideas, leaders of today, and visionaries of tomorrow. It’'s your chance to learn skills and ideas to drive the world in an exciting new direction and give you the inside track on the jobs of the future.

Over the next 10 years, 500 million young people will seek employment in a rapidly changing world. Imagine …in 30 years, our professional working lives, we need to create homes, feed, communicate, create wealth, govern, and educate…for a low carbon, prosperous, healthy future.
How? It's up to us. In 30 years we can turn this world around

AND IT STARTS HERE RIGHT HERE
Join:
•David Orr best known for his pioneering work on education for sustainability
•George Lakoff, linguist and political activist on how we think and communicate
•Janine Benyus, writer, innovator and consultant on biomimicry
•CEOs of Canada’s leading cleantech firms
•The best in business, governance, education, architecture, health care, food systems, industry, technology, energy, and communications

Registration open: visit http://www.worldchangingcareers.com Help spread the word through your networks or organization and receive FREE registration!

For more information please contact Alysia Garmulewicz by email at alysia@changingclimates.org or by phone at (250) 358-2150.

"“Green jobs are the jobs of the future" - ”Barack Obama