Rebecca Gunn Hansen is a youth leader. Rebecca took part in Sierra Club BC’s Youth Environmental Leadership Program (YELP). For many years, YELP provided a space for powerful and transformative youth learning on environmental issues.
It’s election time, and we’ve got volunteers on the phone lines now. They’re making calls almost daily to Sierra Club BC supporters like you to remind them to vote in the federal election on October 21.
From September 20 to 27, more than 7.6 million people across the globe rose up for climate justice. So, what’s next?
Ecojustice and Sierra Club BC are in court this week to challenge the British Columbia government’s decision to exempt two Petronas Canada dams from environmental assessments — after the company had already gone ahead and built the dams unlawfully.
Thanks to everyone who came out to celebrate our 50th Anniversary at the Vancouver Gala! The event was a huge success because of you!
Sierra Club BC has created an introductory guide to help support BC educators and students in exploring climate change, climate justice and the Global Strikes for Climate led by school-age youth.
From September 20 to 27, youth across the globe are rising up for climate justice. And they are asking everyone (including adults) to join them for the biggest worldwide climate strike we’ve seen yet.
Last spring was Emily’s first time on a front line as she joined the movement to stop the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion. Moments of connection with people Emily met at the Watch House in Burnaby have stuck with her, even with people she only knew for a few minutes. This is a comic about some of those moments, as we might be entering another construction season.
Thanks to everyone who attended our 50th Anniversary Vancouver Gala. It’s because of you that this event was a smashing success! Here’s a quick look at some of the highlights from the evening.
Tom was an extraordinary environmentalist and social justice advocate who lived life large and with the clear intention to make a positive difference.
In July, with our lawyers at the BC Civil Liberties Association, we released the Protest Papers, thousands of pages of heavily redacted information that CSIS collected. CSIS spied on Sierra Club BC and others speaking up to oppose Enbridge's Northern Gateway pipeline and tankers project.
Balancing the Canoe is a reflection and statement of accountability from Sierra Club BC, part of our process to better understand the historical and ongoing impact of our work as experienced by Indigenous peoples.
Sierra Club BC released the following statement from campaigns…