Shaw TV Pilot Training & Launch

Shaw TV Pilot Training & Launch

This Is Leadership, an initiative of the Creatively United for the Planet Society, will be launching a community television series this April that showcases and celebrates local individuals, organizations, businesses, institutions and groups in our region. Produced in... Read more
BCCIC and the SDG Roundtables

BCCIC and the SDG Roundtables

Over 7 months 31 roundtable meetings were held involving 412 individuals covering the Kootenays, Vancouver Island, the Southwest, Kelowna, Cariboo, Nechako, Thompson-Okanagan and the North Coast to find out how BC groups were working on the SDGs.

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Naturally Inspired

Thank you to everyone who came out in support of our recent fundraiser at the Robert Bateman Centre, featuring Sherrill Miller’s inspiring presentation The Gift of Change with images by landscape photographer extraordinaire, the late Courtney Milne. Big thanks... Read more
Seeds for Thought

Seeds for Thought

When I held a seed there was a weight of inspiring knowledge that sprung forth – I was holding generations and generations of a plant. An endless cycle of seed, leaf, flower, seed… Food for generations.

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TV Training for This Is Leadership

TV Training for This Is Leadership

We are so fortunate to have the opportunity for community-led television programming with Shaw TV. Thanks to community leaders like Daphne Goode and the incredible camera/tech team led by Chris Weatherhead and Orlando Carillo at Shaw, our enthusiastic volunteer team... Read more
Earth Charter Petition

Earth Charter Petition

The Earth Charter promotes the building of a just, sustainable, and peaceful global society and seeks to inspire in all people a sense of global interdependence and shared responsibility. Help Victoria and other municipalities become earth Charter Cities!

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Urban Sanctuaries Project

The Capital Regional District (CRD) has teamed up with many regional partners to celebrate the 2017 centennial of the Migratory Bird Convention Act. The CRD is home to 3 of BC’s 7 bird sanctuaries, in Shoal Harbour, Esquimalt Lagoon and Victoria Harbour.

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Is Housing A Human Right?

Is Housing A Human Right?

Taxpayer money is being spent on policing and on health care that would not be necessary if everyone had adequate housing. Not only is housing each person what a just society should provide for its citizens, it is also the most socially responsible thing t

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HeroWork – Leadership In Action

HeroWork is fastly becoming a household name in Victoria with the many Radical Renovation projects founder Paul Latour has completed with his community-styled events that are akin to a modern day barn raising “where dozens of companies and hundreds of volunteers come together with exceptional cooperation and common vision.”

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Environmentally Aligned

Environmentally Aligned

It’s about putting our egos aside and uniting with wisdom and compassion in solidarity to resist all forms of oppression, to overcome the potentially catastrophic challenges of our age and to liberate one another so all beings may live in harmony.

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The Power of Community

The Power of Community

Having recently attended the Harnessing the Power of Community for Change workshop, jointly sponsored by the newly formed Greater Victoria Acting Together for The Common Good and LeadershipVictoria, I left inspired knowing there is a local group providing training to... Read more
Inspiring A Passion For Nature

Inspiring A Passion For Nature

Robert’s realistic painting style, featuring wildlife in its habitat, encourages the viewer to closely observe the natural world. Besides being one of Canada’s best-known artists, he is a naturalist, recognized as one of the 20th century’s “heroes of conservation”.

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