Author Archives: 1and1

Kathryn Dompierre

Kathryn is a Research and Development Engineer for the software company, GEO-SLOPE, working to improve the numerical tools available for geotechnical engineers and geoscientists. Previously, Kathryn completed a Ph.D. in civil engineering at the University of Saskatchewan on oil sands reclamation, and a M.Sc. in Environmental Policy from the London School of Economics and Political […]

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Newsletter Clarity

On October 3, Premier Pallister unexpectedly pulled the proposal for the carbon tax in Manitoba. As such, as of October 23rd Manitoba now falls under the Federal government’s plan for the carbon tax. However Bill 16 – The Climate and Green Plan Implementation Act passed without any amendments and so still contains “Carbon pricing set […]

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Laura Tyler

Laura Tyler has only been in Manitoba a few years but that hasn’t stopped her from becoming a stalwart community organizer on justice issues that affect our province such as hydro development, austerity policies and food security. Laura is a dedicated volunteer for Manitoba Energy Justice Coalition and is the Executive Director for Sustainable Building […]

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Manitoba Eco-Network AGM

Annual General Meeting Postponed Due to some unforeseen construction at Mountain Equipment Co-op, the Manitoba Eco-Network must postpone its Annual General Meeting planned for Wednesday September 25, 2018 at the Eco Centre. We apologize for the inconvenience. We will re-schedule this meeting for a later date and will so inform our members through the Eco […]

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Trails Manitoba is seeking an Executive Director

Description: Trails Manitoba- Executive Director Position (Full Time) Manitoba Recreational Trails Association is seeking a dynamic, responsible, motivated individual with proven organizational, financial, communication, leadership and management skills. * Knowledge and experience in trail building/maintenance or Geographical Information Systems are highly desirable. Applicants should demonstrate training and/or experience in Project management including: • budget plan […]

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Momentum Centre – Participant Support/Employer Liaison – Two Positions

Momentum Centre – Participant Support/Employer Liaison Participant Support/Employer Liaison would be working with youth on income assistance and helping them with wrap around supports and with finding meaningful ongoing employment. Participant Support/Employer Liaison would be working with men dealing with addictions exiting the justice system. Job Postings   

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Got an article for the next Eco-Journal? We’d love to have a look!

It’s almost my first year anniversary as the editor of the Manitoba Eco Network’s Eco-Journal. It is has been an absolute pleasure working with the staff and talented contributors to build four great editions (and counting!).   As I ponder the great fall dilemmas, such as “to rake, or not to rake,” or vacuum up […]

Manitoba Eco Network Honey

  Our honey was harvested from Bees on the Eco Centre roof. For a donation of $20 ($13 of which is receiptable), you can have some Manitoba Eco Network honey. It’s a great gift to sweeten someone up over the holidays or as a stocking stuffer. Contact us at 204.947.6511 or drop by our office […]