Communications & Policy Researcher to support the Fossil Fuel Ad-ban campaign

From CAPE: This is a summer position with potential to be renewed in what promises to be a very fun and exciting campaign launch. https://cape.ca/careers/ 

Study on climate change, emotions and coping – a Call for Youth aged 18-24

From Cat Abreu, Destination Zero: We are seeking participants who have led or organized a climate activist event; participated in a climate activist initiative; or who have not been involved or do not have a lot of knowledge about the climate crisis. The focus of our project is to evaluate how climate change affects young people’s emotional wellbeing in Canada. This study is led by Dr. Stefania Maggi (Carleton University). It involves one 60-minute focus group on Zoom with other young people, focused on how climate change makes you feel, and what you do to cope with these emotions. Participants will receive a $25.00 e-gift card or can donate it to a charity or climate initiative of your choice. Once we receive your submission, we will reach out to schedule a time for the focus group. https://carletonpsych.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_djtSACCiKJQZ1si 

Indigenous Climate Action Research Manager

From Indigenous Climate Action (ICA): We are looking for someone who is ambitious, personable and passionately committed to true Indigenous Climate Justice to serve as its Research Manager. Work from home, priority to Indigenous people who live in so-called Canada. https://www.indigenousclimateaction.com/careers 

Decolonizing Climate Policy Researcher

From Indigenous Climate Action (ICA): We are looking for someone who is ambitious, personable and passionately committed to true Indigenous Climate Justice to serve as its Decolonizing Climate Policy Researcher. Work from home, priority to Indigenous people who live in so-called Canada. https://www.indigenousclimateaction.com/careers 

Youth Engagement Coordinator

From Indigenous Climate Action (ICA): We are looking for someone with passion, who enjoys working on a team, setting precedents, and is committed to true Indigenous Climate Justice to serve as its Youth Engagement Coordinator. Work from home, priority to Indigenous people who live in so-called Canada. https://www.indigenousclimateaction.com/careers 

Finance Assistant – By April 5th

From Indigenous Climate Action (ICA): We are looking for someone who is good with numbers and financial information, has meticulous attention to detail, enjoys working on a team, and is committed to Indigenous Climate Justice to serve as its Finance Assistant. Please submit your resume and a cover letter or any inquiries to finance@indigenousclimateaction.com

Riding Organizer: West Vancouver–Sunshine Coast–Sea to Sky Country NDP

From Avi Lewis: In 2021, the NDP surged in this coastal riding. Avi Lewis ran as a Green New Deal/Climate Justice NDP candidate, nearly doubling the percentage by winning 7,000 more votes than in 2019. The riding association is now hiring a Riding Organizer, who will be responsible for day-to-day voter identification, outreach and capacity-building for the next federal election. This is a 12-week renewable contract for 25 hours/week. The position cannot be done remotely – candidates need to be based in the riding of West Vancouver–Sunshine Coast–Sea to Sky Country, or at least in the city of Vancouver. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1ODrj8IU-f_zrVQuEZiyy4x7pRp6iltFo/view 

BC Government climate-related jobs

https://bcpublicservice.hua.hrsmart.com/hr/ats/JobSearch/search 

Clean Energy Canada Program Director

From Clean Energy Canada: We are seeking experienced leader to direct Clean Energy Canada’s policy team. You are a strategic thinker, grounded in public policy, and up for the task of maintaining and advancing our high standards for research, analysis, policy perspectives, and communications. https://cleanenergycanada.org/job-posting-program-director/ 

Calling all Sustainability-Driven Entrepreneurs and Innovators

From Synergy Foundation Project Zero: Applications are now open for the 2022 Project Zero Incubator Program. Do you have an innovative product or service that contributes to the circular economy? If yes, then we have the program for you! https://mailchi.mp/53e5f8929664/project-zero-incubator-now-accepting-applications 

Climate Reality Project Volunteer Regional Organizer

From Climate Reality Project Canada: We are seeking a volunteer Regional Organizer for the Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island. Regional Organizers are the backbone of the Community Climate Hubs network, helping to organize citizen-led climate action groups, build partnerships with local groups, and lead local campaigns. Selected candidates will be informed on a rolling basis starting January 17th. https://theclimaterealityproject.app.box.com/s/0rgyg9thzi50kprju3n3obyhx3xpzis1 

Communications Coordinator

From the BC Mining Law Reform Network: Do you want to be an integral part of a dynamic and creative network working for environmental and social justice in solidarity with Indigenous peoples and mining-affected communities in British Columbia? https://reformbcmining.ca/news/2021/08/were-hiring-communications-coordinator-opportunity/ 

Legally-Minded Climate Volunteers Wanted

From the Sabin Center: Climate litigation is exponentially growing worldwide, and the Sabin Center is building a network of scholars who can act as national rapporteurs to inform our global climate litigation database. We need volunteers who will analyze current cases in the Sabin Center’s database to see if there are any missing cases, update the Sabin Center, and help identify any relevant documents related to climate litigation. If you are interested, please fill out this form. Questions? Contact Maria Antonia Tigre, mb4913@columbia.edu 

The BC Community Climate Funding Guide

From CleanBC: A simpler way for local governments and Indigenous communities to find funding for their climate action projects. Maybe you’re a grant writer looking for funding to add heat pumps to a community building. Or a mayor preparing your town to cope with future wildfires. Or a sustainability manager implementing active transportation projects. https://communityclimatefunding.gov.bc.ca/local-governments/ 

Work to Grow

Created in partnership with Parks Canada, Work to Grow connects racialized youth to jobs that promote or protect nature and offers funds of up to 50% of wages for individuals employed through the program. We’re looking for partners offering meaningful work for the next generation of nature lovers. There’s still time for organizations to get involved for the Fall and Winter terms! Do you know an organization or youth that could benefit? https://naturecanada.ca/news/press-releases/nature-canada-launches-work-to-grow-program/ 

Indigenous Climate Action Youth Wellness Honorarium

From Indigenous Climate Action: The Youth Wellness Honorarium pilot program helps Indigenous Youth who are taking on the ancestral work of land, air and water protection on the frontlines – or through climate justice organizing – in finding pathways to nurture their wellness. Indigenous Youth who have been engaged in climate justice organizing or frontline activism can apply to help alleviate financial pressure while trying to prioritize their wellness. The Honorarium is a $250 financial award. https://www.indigenousclimateaction.com/entries/indigenous-youth-mental-wellness-honorarium 

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