This grant supported the May 2009 conference of the Canadian Environmental Grantmakers’ Network held in Banff, Alberta. The conference featured leading thinkers on keys issues surrounding the environment, equity and economy. CEGN sought to showcase innovative approaches to harnessing market forces and responding to equity concerns by bridging sectors and pursuing a shared environmental mission.
Triple Play: Bringing Equity and Economy to Environmental Grantmaking in Canada – http://www.cegn.org/English/events/Documents/CEGN2009ConferenceInformation.pdf
The conference showcased innovative approaches to harnessing market forces, responded to equity concerns, and bridged sectors in pursuit of an environmental mission. In addition, practical workshops were held on informing public policy and enabling diverse coalitions.