Archive for September 2017

Waste Reduction Week October 16 - 22, 201725 Sep, 2017 | Posted by: cnhe

CNHE has joined the campaign to support Waste Reduction in Canada.

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We want to challenge you to reduce your ecological footprint through the actions and activities located in this section. And we hope to inspire you to come up with your own, unique, creative ways to reduce waste.

Since 2001, National Waste Reduction Week in Canada (WRW) has been organized by a coalition of non-government, not-for-profit environment groups from each of the 13 participating provincial and territorial jurisdictions across Canada.

Learn how to get involved in National Waste Reduction Week.

MONDAY: CIRCULAR ECONOMY & KICK-OFF

TEXTILES TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY: CELEBRATING CHAMPIONS & INNOVATORS

PLASTICS THURSDAY

FOOD WASTE FRIDAY

SATURDAY & SUNDAY: SWAP, SHARE, REPAIR

See how schools did on the Plastic Bag Grab Challenge, Canada's national challenge supports Waste Reduction Week.

The Waste Reduction Week general resources will give you tools and ideas to promote reduced waste.

CNA 2018 Biennial Convention Call for Abstracts25 Sep, 2017 | Posted by: cnhe

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS Submission deadline December 21, 2017

From Insights to Impact: It Starts with Nursing is the theme of the CNA biennial convention being held on June 18-20, 2018 in Ottawa, Ontario.

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We are seeking abstracts from nurses and other health professionals on five themes.

ACCESSIBILITY (Delivering care that is equitable, timely and affordable)
PERSON-CENTRED CARE (Making patients and clients partners in health)
HEALTH PROMOTION AND CHRONIC DISEASE PREVENTION AND MANAGEMENT (Empowering people to take charge of their health)
TECHNOLOGY AND INNOVATION (Using advancements to make health care better)
COOPERATION AND COLLABORATION (How teams and other sectors contribute to health)

See the abstract submission guidelines and on-line form for full content details.