Actor - Environmentalist - Public Speaker
Pop Montreal and David Suzuki Foundation present "Entendre la Terre: An artistic, committed and festive evening"
On the occasion of Earth Day this April 22, the David Suzuki Foundation and POP Montreal invite you to celebrate our planet and its inhabitants in a spirit of unity, in favour of justice and peace. The "Entendre la Terre" evening combines musical performances by Beatrice Deer and Waahli and testimonial speeches by inspiring activists, such as actress and Mi'kmaw activist Nadia George and the young people of the Kahnawake delegation at the COP26.
Think 2030: Environmental Racism
Racism is entrenched in within our institutions and our society decades, but also paralells with the change in our environment. In this breakout session, we will be discussing how the effects of climate change are directly impacting the health and social inequalities of Black & Indigenous communities. Featuring: “Thunder Woman” Nadia George - Actress, Media Personality and Public Educator Dr. Sabaa Khan - Director-General, David Suzuki Foundation Dr. Cheryl Teelucksingh - Full Professor & Department Chair, Sociology, Ryerson University Theresa McClenaghan - Executive Director and Counsel, Canadian Environmental Law Association Think 2030, powered by Elevate, brings together industry leaders, policymakers, and startup disruptors to advance critical initiatives in Canada that help foster a new equitable, sustainable and healthy era. Watch all Think2030 sessions at YouTube.com/ElevateSix