Presentations Corner Canada’s National Zero Waste Council

Presentations Corner Canada’s National Zero Waste Council

13 october
14.30 to 15.00
Network Hub


[Metro Vancouver]

The National Zero Waste Council is a leadership initiative that brings together governments, businesses and non-government organizations to advance waste prevention in Canada. Co-founded by Metro Vancouver and the Federation of Canadian Municipalities in 2013, the Council has united – among others – five of Canada’s largest metropolitan regions (Metro Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal, Halifax and Edmonton) with key business and government leaders, academia and non-profit organizations in a call for national action and systems change to address waste generation.

Parallel Sessions

14:00 to 15:30

Over the span of one year, the international community will have adopted three ambitious agendas; the 2030 Agenda, the Paris Agreement on Climate Change and, next October in Quito, the New Urban Ag