The Climate Emergency and the Future of Fossil Fuels
Tzeporah Berman , International Program Director at Stand.earth
Thursday, February 10, 2022 12:00 PM
Having recently returned from COP26 Tzeporah will reflect on whether the climate negotiations were a breakthrough or a disappointment and discuss how the emergence of the Beyond Oil and Gas Alliance of countries and the proposed Fossil Fuel Non-proliferation Treaty Initiative relate to the future of oil and gas in Alberta and Canada.
Not Alone – Men's experiences of domestic abuse
Stefan de Villiers , coordinator of the male domestic abuse outreach program (MDAOP)
Thursday, February 3, 2022 12:00 PM
Since 2006, the Calgary Counselling Centre has overseen a unique program, the Male Domestic Abuse Outreach Program (MDAOP), delivering services to men who have been impacted by family violence.
Domestic Abuse – A shift in perspective
Nara Fedozzi , registered Social Worker
Thursday, January 27, 2022 12:00 PM
According to Stats Canada - Family Violence in Canada - a statistical profile in 2019, there were 107,810 victims of police-reported intimate partner violence in 2019, up from 99,000 in 2018.
Water Competition and Conflict
Dena McMartin , faculty member, and Vice-President of Research at the University of Lethbridge
Thursday, January 20, 2022 12:00 PM
Many regions in the Canadian Prairies and American Midwest are managing declining water resources, lower snowfall volumes and less predictable precipitation events.