ISCBC Provincial Youth Summit: Stewarding Connections With the Land

January 28, 2023 from 1:00pm to 5:00pm

ISCBC Provincial Youth Summit: Stewarding Connections With the Land photo

The Invasive Species Council of BC is pleased to host the online 2023 Provincial Youth Summit: “Stewarding Connections With the Land” – taking place virtually on January 28, 2023 from 1:00-5:00 pm PT.

Do you have the desire to protect and preserve our land’s natural resources? Do you believe that connecting with the land we live on and the diverse people in our community is integral to maintaining a healthy, thriving ecosystem?

We do too.

Join us to gather with individuals from across the province and renew your inspiration to steward connections with the land!

Our keynote speaker for this event is Asalah Youssef, who presents ‘Sowing your seed of stewardship,’ exploring the ways in which creativity, joy, and authenticity can guide environmental stewardship. Asalah is pursuring a Bachelors of Environment and Sustainability and is a member of the Jane Goodall Institute of Canada’s Youth Advisory Council.

Asalah joins a diverse and engaging lineup of presenters including:

ISCBC Volunteer Presenter – Joshua Ralph

ISCBC Volunteer Presenter – Emma Nikkel

Workshop Presenter – Dr T’uy’t’tanat-Cease Wyss 

Registration for this workshop is now open. Register here to claim your spot before the January 27th deadline. This event is free to attend, and open to any youth in Canada aged 15-30 years old.

Healthy Habitat Youth Heroes is funded by Canada Service Corps, a national movement that empowers youth aged 15–30 to gain experience and build important skills while giving back to their community.