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Power Shift Events

Coming in Spring 2019: 17 SDG events taking place across Waterloo Region. All events listed below are subject to change. Descriptions and dates will be updated as events are confirmed.

1 - No poverty Perspectives on poverty - walking tours of Downtown Kitchener Downtown Kitchener Neighbourhood Association (DTKNA),  Jane's Walk WR
2 - Zero hunger Springbank Gardens  Cambridge Self Help Food Bank
3 - Good health & wellbeing Developing a unique set of wellbeing in Waterloo Region case studies  
4 - Quality education Stop, drop and read! Family Literacy Day
5 - Gender equality Netizens film screening & panel discussion Grand River Film Festival, THEMUSEUM, CIGI, KW Community Foundation, SHORE, Carizon, Community Justice Initiatives
6 - Clean water and sanitation World Water Day Waterlution
7 - Affordable and clean energy Affordable Energy for Humanity (AE4H) innovation lab AE4H, Waterloo Institute for Sustainable Energy
8 - Decent work and economic growth Engaging economines of change conference Cansee
9 - Industry, infrastructure and innovation Resilient buildings and design panel Idea Exchange (Old Post Office)
10 - Reduced inequalities March Break mini-series: Body kindess The W, YWCA Cambridge
11 - Sustainable cities and communities Affordable housing design charette  
12 - Responsible consumption and production The Eco Market The Eco Market
13 - Climate action Youth climate action Climate Action WR, People's Climate Foundation
14 - Life below water    
15 - Life on land Youth and ecosystems Kinbridge, rare, REEP
16 - Peace, justice and strong institutions  Art and social justice showcase  
17 - Partnerships for the Goals Sustainability partnerships on campus University of Waterloo Sustainability Office, SDSN Canada


For specific event questions, please contact the event host directly. Contact information and link to the event at the host organization's website are found in the event descriptions below.

Use the Categories List to sort Power Shift WR events by: Location (Cambridge, Kitchener, Waterloo); Audience (Children, Families, Teens, Adults); Fee ( Free, Cost) and Ticketing (Drop in, Registration required).

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