CLIMATE ACTION TOOLKIT FOR MANITOBA BUSINESS
Resources to Get Started
At first glance, taking climate action may seem like a daunting endeavour, but it doesn’t need to be. Here are some resources and tools to help you get started.
2023 Climate Action Resources
Foundational resources for understanding climate change and how to take action in your businesses home game (i.e., facilities and operations) and away game (i.e., products and services)
- Climate Action for Business – Is Your Business Ready for Climate Change? How does climate change impact Manitoba businesses?
- Assessing Climate Risk and Enhancing Resilience – What is it and why is it important? Approaches and Tools for assessing risk and enhancing resilience
- Reducing Carbon via the Ciurcular Economy – What is the circular economy? Tools for reducing carbon in a circular economy
- Using Nature-Based Solutions for Climate Action – What are nature-based solutions and why are they important for Manitoba businesses?
- 2023 Climate Action Training Forum Recordings and Slides
2019 Climate Action Resources
- Climate Change 101 – What is climate change? How is climate projected to change in Manitoba? What are the sources of carbon emissions in Manitoba? What policies influence climate action in Manitoba?
- Climate Action Checklist for Manitoba Business – Looking for steps to take to get started in taking climate action? Looking to reduce carbon emissions from your business and become more resilient to a changing climate?
Manitoba Climate Resilience Training (MCRT)
– free online recorded webinars and materials on a variety of climate action topics, including:
- Climate Change 101, Risk Assessment, and Climate Communication
- Manitoba’s Changing Climate, Climate Policy, and Benefit-cost Analysis of Natural Assets
- Climate Change Impacts to Northern Business, Climate Risk Assessment, and Business Continuity Planning
- Nature-based Solutions for Enhancing Resilience and Reducing Carbon
– Looking for more information or support for taking climate action?
- Federal climate action funding opportunities and incentives
- Manitoba Conservation & Climate Fund
- Manitoba Hydro Business Support
- Efficiency Manitoba
- Manitoba Environmental Industries Association
- International Institute for Sustainable Development