- Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC) is looking for the next wave of innovative cleantech entrepreneurs.
- The Alberta Biodiversity Monitoring Institute has completed a report for that examines the impact climate change is likely to have on Alberta's ecosystems. Alberta's boreal forest may transition to aspen forest and grasslands as a result of changing climate conditions.
- The Climate Bonds Initiative has issued proposed eligibility criteria for solar assets under the Climate Bond Standard and Certification Scheme.
- Climate change combined with rapid population increases, economic growth and land subsidence could lead to a more than 9-fold increase in the global risk of floods in large port cities between now and 2050
- The sun is finally rising on the global solar business, with growing demand in developing regions helping to ignite the first increase in industry wide capital spending in three years in 2014
VOLUNTEER AT GLOBE
We are looking for volunteers to once again help make GLOBE a huge success. This year, we are looking for 100 to 200 volunteers to fill 4-hour long shifts helping to direct GLOBE participants, supervise and assist with operations, and provide translation services during the event.
VOLUNTEER JOB CATEGORIES:
Directional: Helping guests navigate around the event, answering basic question.
Supervisors: Supervise, monitor and maintain specific event areas and installations.
Assistants/Hosts: Provide direct assistance to exhibitors, sponsors, and show management.
Translators: Provide translation for international marketing materials before the event (Asian, Scandinavian or other European languages), and on-site translation services.
WHAT'S IN IT FOR YOU?
Volunteering for GLOBE is a great way to:
- Build your resume! Gain industry experience in event management, promotions and hospitality
- Increase your knowledge of the environmental business industry
- Build your network - you'll make lots of new contacts
- Apply your multi-lingual skills
If you can commit to at least one 4-hour volunteer shift during GLOBE, please click here to apply.
Thank you to our GLOBE Volunteer Program sponsor