Small new leaves grow out of the side of a tree stump, with lovely morning light in the background.

Contemplating SHIFT 2021

As we enter our 4th year at SHIFT, we’ve been engaging in our own practice of adaptive learning. We’re asking ourselves how SHIFT can continue to be of greatest service to those working towards social transformation in the face of climate change, social inequities, systemic racism, economic instability, and food insecurity, all now compounded by an ongoing pandemic with wide-ranging political impacts.

Several headshots of newly announced speakers overlaid on a background picture of Okanagan Lake in the summertime.

Exciting first wave of speakers announced for Making the Links: Climate Change, Community Health and Resilience!

We are excited to announce that we have confirmed our first wave of presenters for Making the Links: Climate Change, Community Health and Resilience (November 5-6, 2018, Kelowna, BC) and have a great lineup so far! This symposium will be tackling a number of increasingly salient topics, including climate change and public health, equity and vulnerability, whole community resilience…