EcoForce Leadership Program (15-18 yrs)
EcoForce is a program for Calgary youth who are looking to become environmental leaders in their communities. This program focuses on supporting youth centered leadership and innovation, helping youth implement initiatives that help their communities move towards a more sustainable future.
- Two sessions (3 hours each) will be held in late November.
- Dates and times will be offered to best match the interest of the participants. (i.e. two Saturdays, or two Thursdays, etc.)
Participants will explore how they can impact positive, sustainable change in their local areas and connect with community members. Workshops are done in partnership with industry professionals and will educate youth on the following topics:
- Environmental: groundwater contamination, urban water quality, climate change, waste management, renewable energy and sustainable development.
- Leadership: facilitation and public speaking, collaboration, community engagement and media literacy.