Climate Action

The most recent global climate strike was held on Friday, November 29th, and Waterloo Region participated in solidarity with people across Canada and the world.


Details of the Day

10:30am: The Laurier community is gathering at the Quad, then walking down King Street to arrive at Waterloo Town Square for 11am.  The UW community is also organizing — contact Angela for more information: [email protected]

11amRound dance organized by Idle No More at Waterloo Town Square in recognition that Indigenous sovereignty is climate action. Everyone is welcome to participate.

12pmVery brief rally at Waterloo Town Square, then a procession to First United Church, 16 William Street West, Waterloo

12:30-1:30pmCommunity panel on “Canada’s International Climate Responsibilities: Our Role in Madrid,” hosted by numerous UWaterloo and WLU departments, at First United Church, 16 William Street West, Waterloo. Powerful, diverse voices will inspire us to ensure Canada takes a positive leadership role at the upcoming UN climate change conference. RSVP here.

Up-to-the-minute information about these and related events will be provided at:


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