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Feb 23 – Invest Ethically Info Session

This class will empower participants to invest ethically by discussing the current investment landscape and the available alternatives. Presented by Janice Ashworth: operations manager at the Ottawa Renewable Energy Co-op (OREC). OREC brings Ottawa residents together to invest in local renewable energy projects.

Topics to be Covered:

  • Conventional investment portfolios assume continuous fossil fuelled economy, which cannot continue given climate urgency and carbon pricing
  • Investment portfolio is an asset that individuals can use for change if they invest in sustainable enterprises
  • Future expectations of sustainable investments, trends and insights
  • Policy changes expected and their impact on investments
  • Investment options, including local options.

This event has limited space.  Make sure to register in order to reserve a seat!
How to register:

  • Online
  • By phone: (613-798-8950 ext. 0)
  • In person at 411 Dovercourt Ave, Ottawa

Date: Monday, February 23, 2015
Time: 7-9 pm
Location: Dovercourt Community Centre, upstairs in the Studio (411 Dovercourt Ave, Ottawa, ON)
Cost: FREE