BanVanWaste

Vancouver

BanVanWaste

BanVanWaste is a workshop-seminar that promotes a Zero Waste lifestyle by educating, empowering, and harnessing the power of youth. Inspiring young people to take action and get involved.

School:

Langara

Department:

Humanities and Social Sciences

Course:

ENVS 2100

Instructors:

  • Mike Smith-Cairns
  • Jennifer Weldon

City of Vancouver:

  • Brad Badelt

Student Team:

  • Maanvi Vermani
  • Leeanne Sagun
  • Natasha Hale
  • Kai Kristiansen

Strategy:

  • Climate Emergency Action Plan

Term:

Fall 2020

Summary

BanVanWaste is a workshop-seminar that promotes a Zero Waste lifestyle by educating, empowering, and harnessing the power of youth. It drew inspiration from the team members, understanding why and what motivated them to be a part of this project. Climate Change is happening, and youth are concerned about the impacts and the risk it will bring. This scalable project is created to empower the youth by educating them and providing them with hope, motivation, and the required resources.