We all know the value of recycling, but did you know that by using UWC recyclable pick ups (supporting UWC) you can help alleviate poverty? The creation of jobs for those who may have difficulty finding and retaining employment is a path out of poverty and United We Can is a pioneer in this. For twenty years United We Can has been an advocate for BOTH marginalized people and the environment. United We Can provides support, training, and “green collar jobs.” Our depot and staff offer employment, income earning opportunities and for those that seek it a purpose to be a part of a local sustainability solution.
Yesterday I had the distinct pleasure of speaking at the 2017 Livable Cities Forum in Victoria BC. First let me say what an amazing honour to be asked and then to be paired with 3 other amazing experts in the world of Climate Change. I [...]