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Climate Action Summit

SCHOOL NEWS RELEASE           

Leamington District Secondary School

80 Oak St. W, Leamington

519-326-6191 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

December 5, 2019

Principal Kyle Berard

​Climate Action Summit

- positive and lasting local & global impact-

The EcoTeam from Leamington District Secondary School will be holding a Climate Action Summit on Tuesday, December 10th at the Essex Civic Centre (360 Fairview Ave. W, Essex) for students from throughout the GECDSB and municipal leaders from our communities.

Teams of 8-10 students and a teacher from each GECDSB high school along with the municipal representatives will receive presentations from local experts about impacts of climate change on ecosystems, human health, the economy and human rights in our region.

Student Climate Action Teams will then collaborate with the leaders from their municipalities to discuss plans they can carry out in their communities that will have a positive and lasting impact.

The summit begins at 9:00 a.m. and runs through 1:15 p.m.

​For more information contact Lisa Jeffery at LDSS 519-326-6191.

 

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