European Center of Sustainable Development in collaboration with Canadian Institute of Technology will organize the 9th ICSD 2021 International Conference on Sustainable Development, with particular focus on Environmental, Economic and Socio-Cultural Sustainability.

The Conference theme : Creating a unified foundation for the Sustainable Development: Research, Practice and Education

Date: 8- 9 September 2021

Place: Roma Eventi, Pontifical Gregorian University, Piazza della Pilotta, 4, Rome, Italy

In its 9th annual series, Green Wednesdays at KPU is screening a visually stunning and multi-award-winning documentary "The Messenger" (89 min)

THE MESSENGER is an artful investigation into the causes of songbird mass depletion and the compassionate people who are working to turn the tide.  The film takes viewers on a visually stunning journey revealing how the problems facing birds also pose daunting implications for our planet and ourselves.

This month’s Green Wednesday at KPU Langley will screen “Seeds of Time" Guest speaker Dave Katzel. This is a passionate and personal journey that may save the one resource we cannot live without: Seeds. Join us to learn more about seed saving at KPU and in your community.

This month’s Green Wednesday at KPU Langley is screening the 2015 award-winning film “Merchants of Doubt" by Director Robert Kenner from "Food Inc.". This is a documentary that looks at pundits-for-hire who present themselves as scientific authorities as they speak about topics like toxic chemicals, pharmaceuticals and climate change.

For our FINALE of the season, we are screening "REVOLUTION" (CDN 2012) 90 min.  Join us as we celebrate another fantastic year with great door prizes and yummy treats from Nature's Fare Markets!

Join us March 11, 2015, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm at Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Langley campus, Room 1030, to see "Feeding Frenzy – The Food Industry, Marketing and Creation of a Health Crisis" (2013 USA) 57 min.  We are in the midst of a health crisis. Why? What’s changed over the past 30 years? Who’s responsible? What do the experts say? Can we fix this?

Join us for a screening of "Profit and Loss" (57 min)

From Papua New Guinea to the tar sands of Alberta, Canada, native people fight the loss of land, water, and health to mining and oil industries.
See the trailer at http://standingonsacredground.org/sidebar/profit-and-loss

What's happening?
Green Wednesdays is a monthly series of environmental movie evenings with timely documentaries, intriguing discussions and informative speakers. We are starting the New Year with a screening of "From the Waste Up - Life Without Plastic" (Cdn 2014) by local filmmaker Taina Uitto. Join us and meet the filmmaker and one of the movie participants at the Q&A. Door prizes, refreshments. Please register at 604-599-3348 or email Betty.Cunnin@kpu.ca as space is limited.

What's the film about?:

You will not want to miss this one! Join us at Green Wednesdays on Dec. 3rd to watch the newly released award-winning documentary "Just Eat It: A Food Waste Story" (75 min).  Grant Baldwin and Jenny Rustemeyer are filmmakers turned subjects when they wanted to show just how much food we waste. Just Eat It has premiered across Canada, the USA and Europe. Visit http://www.foodwastemovie.com to learn more. We are thrilled that Jen and Grant will be coming to this event as our guest speakers!
Date:  Wed., Dec. 3, 2014

It's an Energy-Themed Event at Green Wednesdays.
Join us for a screening of "Powerful Energy for Everyone" (52 min) 
Expert Guest Speaker:  Nigel Protter, Exec. Director & CEO, BCSEA 
Presentation by Dan Hall, Facilities, KPU

Doors open 6:30 pm.  Film begins 7:00 pm.

Watch the trailer at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kh-5wG-ZRgs

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