Thursday, March 9, 2023 - 8:30am to Saturday, March 11, 2023 - 12:00pm

Rooted in Right Relationship: With one another and creation 

MCC Peace & Justice Student Seminar for Canadian university/college students.

In-person in Ottawa from March 9-11, 2023

  • Learn from Indigenous and non-Indigenous MCC partners about their work for environmental protection.   
  • Hear from experts, including MCC partners, in a variety of contexts about how they are working for environmental justice to address the impacts of a changing climate.  
  • Engage with MCC in faith-based advocacy with students from across Canada. 
  • Meet MCC staff and engage with parliamentarians and civil society actors. 
  • Explore how to be involved in reshaping Canadian climate policy and address issues of inequality, oppression, and injustice.


This year we are excited to welcome Mary Anne Caibaiosai to the seminar as our keynote speaker! To learn more about Mary Anne and the All Nations Grand River Walk, visit their website:


The seminar will be held in Ottawa and spans 2.5 days. The seminar will begin at 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, March 9, 2023, and conclude on Saturday, March 11, 2023, at noon. Some travel subsidies are available. Apply soon to secure your spot!

A draft schedule is available here: Peace & Justice Seminar Draft Schedule.

Download a printable poster.

MCC is following provincial and federal public health guidelines. We continue to evaluate the situation and will keep you updated.

Apply now

More information:

Phone: 343-633-5219  

Application: Application Form

Application deadline: February 14, 2023 

Registration cost: $120 (payment due upon application confirmation)

Please note that spots are limited and dependent upon confirmation by local MCC offices.