Council of Canadians chairperson Maude Barlow presented a 'blue university' certificate to Dr. Jose Roberto Sores Scolforo, the Rector of the Federal University of Lavras (UFLA), while both were at the International Association for the Study of the Commons (IASC) conference at the University of Bern today.
Council of Canadians chairperson Maude Barlow spoke at the International Association for the Study of the Commons (IASC) conference at the University of Bern today. The conference is titled - Commons in a "Glocal" World: Global Connections and Local Responses.
Photo by Council of Canadians PEI chapter.
The Council of Canadians PEI chapter is seeking to have Charlottetown and other municipalities on Prince Edward Island become blue communities.
What an incredible World Water Day this year! Over 30 Council of Canadians chapters organized events and actions in communities from coast to coast. Paris became the latest Blue Community. The B.C. Supreme Court ruled against the dump site at Shawnigan Lake. And Montreal is considering a city-wide bottled water ban!
Blue Planet Project founder Maude Barlow was in Paris, France today to present a blue community certificate to deputy mayor Celia Blauel.