Start: May 21, 2020 2:00 pm
End: May 21, 2020 3:00 pm

Venue: Zoom

The 2020 RISE Webinar Series was created in response to the pandemic cancellation of the 2020 RISE Conference that was originally scheduled for May 19-21, 2020 in Winnipeg, MB. As a result of the cancellation, we decided to ask some of our speakers to do an online webinar instead! This approach will allow teachers from across the province, as well as the general public, to attend online and learn about the variety of sustainable education projects, initiatives and activities that are happening around Manitoba.

Webinar #6: Northern Schools Recycling Support with Christa Rust, Program Manager, and Savini Jayasinghe, Schools Coordinator, CBCRA/Recycle Everywhere 

The Canadian Beverage Container Recycling Association is a Manitoba-wide, not-for-profit organization that supports communities in their effort to recycle empty beverage containers. Our Northern Schools backhaul project was launched in 2017. Join our team of recycling experts, Christa Rust and Savini Jayasinghe, who will share with you tips and opportunities to launch your own successful project at your school.

To confirm your attendance, please REGISTER HERE and sign up for as many of these FREE webinars you like. We’ll send you a link to connect to the webinar, the day before. All webinars will be held via Zoom.

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The Recognizing Indigenous Sustainable Education (RISE) conference is about promoting sustainability through Manitoba’s First Nation schools and communities with a focus on waste reduction. Teachers from across Manitoba attend to learn about sustainable environmental practices and waste reduction efforts. Educators return home able to apply this knowledge within their classrooms, schools and communities in the hopes of affecting long-term change through action-oriented projects or programs.

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