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Notes 20070602 Climate Change

Dr. David Sauchyn, Professor University of Regina: Notes for National
Council of Women of Canada AGM, June 2nd, 2007, Regina Inn,
Regina

Climate changes projected for the mid 21st century are outside the range
of recent experience with natural variability. These changes include
higher temperatures in all months, higher precipitation in January to
May, but less precipitation than present during June […]

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Notes 20111027 Comments on Bill S-2

Comments on the proposed Bill S-2 – An Act respecting family homes situated on First Nation reserves and matrimonial interests or rights in or to structures and lands situated on those reserves

Prepared by Mary Scott, on behalf of the National Council of Women of Canada (NCWC), and the Provincial Council of Women of Manitoba, Inc. […]

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Notes 20030730 Background on Homelessness

Background Information re Homelessness

NCWC’s Common Program this year is Homelessness and Housing for the Homeless. At the AGM, it was decided that Councils may choose whatever they wish to do in this area. As Councils work on the Common Program, they might wish to examine the programs currently in effect in their areas, gather […]

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Notes 20101103 ICW-CIF Asia Pacific

NOTES FROM DOWN-UNDER- AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND

ICW-CIF ASIA-PACIFIC FOURTH SEMINAR AND TRAINING WORKSHOP HOSTED BY THE NATIONAL COUNCIL OF WOMEN OF NEW ZEALAND

3-11 November, 2010

The National Council of Women of New Zealand (NCWNZ) is an umbrella organization representing 33 nationally organized societies and 14 national members. NCWNZ has 23 branches throughout the country attended by representatives […]

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Notes 20100809 Pentland Water Policy

Ralph Pentland’s* Speaking Notes – Draft/Check against Delivery
(Including a Contribution from Norm Brandson**)

Midwestern Legislative Conference, Toronto, 9 August, 2010

INTRODUCTORY REMARKS FOR THE SESSION ON WATER POLICY, PROTECTION AND MANAGEMENT

I should note at the outset that I have no current affiliation with any government at any level. So whatever views I express here today […]

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Notes 20080530 Pentland 21 Century Energy and Water

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Ralph Pentland’s Speaking Notes – May 30, 2008

National Council of Women of Canada

21st Century Energy and Water Policies

I would like to thank you for inviting me to meet with you today. I was pleased when I learned that the National Council of Women of Canada was embarking on an energy-water connections […]

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Notes 20080530 Jackson Water Energy Nexus

Notes for a Presentation to National Council of Women
on Water-Energy Nexus

John Jackson, Great Lakes United
May 30, 2008

1) Impacts of Our Energy Decisions on Great Lakes:

a.  Hydro Power: Vast limitless waters of Great Lakes are controlled at St.
Mary’s River, Niagara River and St. Lawrence River to allow for hydro production.

St. Mary’s River impact: has […]

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Notes 20070602 Peters True Cost of Tar Sands

Speaking Notes Dick Peters/KAIROS NCWC AGM Regina Inn , Regina June 2nd 2007

Oil and Water: The True Cost of Tar

Sands

KAIROS ” Waterworks” Resource

The wealthy, and some not so wealthy, countries have an almost unquenchable thirst for oil: and Canada is rushing to meet the demand through the Alberta’s major oil producing projects—-the tar sands.

These projects […]

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Notes 20070602 Panel Presentation on Water

Susan Howatt, Council of Canadians Water Campaigner

Notes: Panel Presentation on Water- National Council of Women of Canada

AGM                   June 2nd, 2007 Regina Inn, Regina Saskatchewan

There is no question that we are facing a global water crisis. Around the world, 1.1 billion people do not have access to clean drinking water, and more than 2.5 billion people […]

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Notes 20020602 Womens Health Research

WOMEN’S HEALTH RESEARCH:

A PORTRAIT OF WOMEN’S HEALTH IN ATLANTIC CANADA’

Speaking notes to the National Council of Women of Canada
Annual Meeting
June 2, 2002
by
Carol Amaratunga
Executive Director
Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Women’s Health
Halifax, Nova Scotia

1.1 OPENING REMARKS: IT IS A PRIVILEGE AND HONOUR TO SPEAK THIS MORNING ON BEHALF OF THE ATLANTIC CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE […]

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