Information on the Program

Rural Communities and Climate Change Nova Scotia’s rural communities are directly affected by climate change through such factors as sea level rise, storms, weather, disease and species shift, all of which can cause major economic impact. As such, our communities are on the front-lines of Nova Scotia’s efforts to adapt to and mitigate the effects[…]

Finding Solutions for Climate Change with Community Sparks

TRURO – Rural Communities Foundation of Nova Scotia has given $13,605 in Community Sparks Grants to seven youth-led, climate change related projects in rural Nova Scotia. The Community Sparks Grants are designed to support innovative, community-based action, and to empower young people to make a meaningful difference in their region on their own terms. Youth[…]