Equiterre, ENvironnement JEUnesse and the Université de Sherbrooke invite you to a Rendez-vous branché. Residents of the Eastern Townships, join us for this one-of-a-kind electric experience!
When: Wednesday October 22, from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Where: Université de Sherbrooke
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As part of the Salon du livre du Saguenay, Equiterre is pleased to offer a Rendez-vous branché. Residents of Saguenay and the surrounding area, join us for a one-of-a-kind electric experience!
As part of In town without my car! week, Equiterre is pleased to offer a Rendez-vous branché. Residents of Trois-Rivières and the surrounding area, join us for a one-of-a-kind electric experience!
On September 12, Equiterre cofounder Laure Waridel received the Order of Canada for her outstanding contribution to the environmental and social movement. The Board of Directors and entire team at Equiterre would like to congratulate Waridel, activist and speaker extraordinaire, on her success.
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The government of Nova Scotia announced on September 3 that it will introduce new legislation this fall temporarily prohibiting high-volume hydraulic fracking for onshore shale gas. The decision came a week after an independent review panel recommended further research on the impacts of this industry on human health, the environment and the economy.
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