"BREAK THE ICE ON THE ICE" CURLING BONSPIEL
February 27 is ONEIA's annual Curling Bonspiel. Open to both beginner curlers and seasoned pros, this popular half-day event is a great team-building and networking opportunity that brings together business representatives from a wide range of Ontario's environmental industries. Join us at the Guelph Curling Club for some friendly competition followed by a networking reception with food and drinks. Limited sponsorship opportunities available - email email@example.com for details.
DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION WORKSHOP
March 22 is our workshop on Building an Inclusive Environmental Business. Presented in partnership with Harmony Movement at the Centre for Social Innovation in downtown Toronto, the half-day workshop will support business leaders in addressing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) in their companies. Learn about DEI concepts, legal considerations, and how to craft your own DEI plan. Sponsorship opportunities available - email firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
FEDERAL PRE-BUDGET SUBMISSION
ONEIA has put forward a series of recommendations to the federal government as part of the 2024 pre-budget consultation. Recommendations include: expand eligible use of captured carbon in draft legislation; invest in infrastructure to enable smart, sustainable growth while building a resilient future; prioritize the use of Circular Economy Principles in government activities; and spearhead efforts across government and non-government organizations to modernize regulations, policy, and by-laws to remove or minimize roadblocks and make them enablers.
ONTARIO PRE-BUDGET SUBMISSION
ONEIA has put forward a series of recommendations to the provincial government on how to build Ontario smarter and faster as part of the 2024 pre-budget consultation. Key recommendations include: make Ontario a smart place for cleantech and environment sector investment; enable decarbonizing of electricity grids through significant investment in capital, materials and labour; build more homes faster and smarter by building on brownfields; work with the growing environment and cleantech sector to identify and address current and projected skills gaps; and collaborate on a practical approach to mitigate environmental and human health impacts of PFAS.
ONEIA has put forward a submission in response to ERO Post #019-7649 on regulatory amendments to clarify program requirements and improve program efficiency for EPS and GHG reporting programs. Read the submission and other recent ONEIA advocacy position papers and letters in the advocacy section of our website.
circular economy directory
As part of its ongoing mission to connect and promote Ontario environment and cleantech companies, ONEIA is launching a “circular economy directory”.
Does your company offer a circular economy solution? Get your FREE listing today at CircularDirectory.ca.
CircularDirectory.ca is where businesses and consumers can search for circular economy solutions in a variety of sectors.
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