Public Carbon Talks

Implementing the Pan-Canadian Framework on Climate Change

Implementing the Pan-Canadian Framework on Climate Change

March 28, 2017

How do we move from accord and policy into measures that reduce emissions in Canada?

In December 2016, the Prime Minister and Premiers announced a national plan to grow the economy, meet national emissions reduction targets under the Paris Agreement, and adapt to a changing climate: the Pan-Canadian Framework on Clean Growth and Climate Change. We know the Framework includes plans to price carbon, phase out coal-fired plants, grow the clean tech sector, and increase the supply of renewable energy supply, but how will Canada turn these commitments into action? In this Carbon Talk, MP Jonathan Wilkinson will discuss key components of the framework, progress, and what Canadians can expect on climate action.

When: Tuesday, March 28, 2017 from 12:30 - 1:30 PM
Where: SFU Harbour Centre, 515 West Hastings Street, Room 7000
Webcast: Can't make the dialogue? This event will be webcast live, courtesy of our partnership with the Pacific Institute for Climate Solutions. Want a webcast reminder email? You may order a webcast reminder ticket from the event page. Join the conversation on Twitter at #CarbonTalks and Tweet your questions to @CarbonTalks

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Panelist

Jonathan Wilkinson, Member of Parliament for North Vancouver and  Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Environment and Climate Change


What is a Carbon Talk? We hold free public dialogues  several times per year. Each talk looks at a different piece of the low-carbon puzzle and consists of a presentation and question and answer segment. If you would like to be notified and invited to upcoming talks, please subscribe to our newsletter. Did you miss a Carbon Talk? Check out our YouTube Channel for previous dialogues.

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