Biodiversity Webinar Key Insights
December 9, 2020
On November 25 Park People hosted a webinar titled “Deepening the conservation conversation: Exploring the connection between biodiversity, wellbeing and inclusion.” This webinar sparked the key insights listed below which we hope will get communities and organizations excited to explore and activate their own communities.
The webinar is part of our series 7 Questions: The Future of Parks and Public Spaces. The webinar featured Nadha Hassen, Ph.D. Student and Vanier Scholar, Public Health Researcher, Don Carruthers Den Hoed, Senior Fellow and Manager at Canadian Parks Collective for Innovation and Leadership (CPCIL), Jennifer Rae Pierce, Partnerships and Engagement Head, Urban Biodiversity Hub Ph.D. Candidate, School of Community and Regional Planning, UBC, and Joce Two Crows Tremblay, Earth Worker with the Indigenous Land Stewardship Circle. This webinar was moderated by Jake Tobin Garrett, Manager, Policy and Planning at Park People.