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On Tuesday, June 17 at 12:15 p.m., the Centre for Sustainable Development (better known by its official name, Maison du développement durable) joins forces with the Conseil régional de l’environnement de Montréal to host a noon-hour conference on mobilizing the private sector to solve the emerald ash borer problem to be given by John McNeil, manager of Forestry Services...
Événement - 4 June 2014 - Tag : Emerald ash borer, Organization, Partners Activities
Our more than 10,000 members are crucial to our mission of building a social movement. They give us the means to be a force for social and environmental good. But there is still so much more that we could do with your support. Won't you join us today?  As a member, you will have the satisfaction of knowing that we are working tirelessly on your behalf. You will also enjoy:
Divers - 20 May 2014 - Tag : Donations, Organization, Volunteers
Oil exploration on Anticosti, a pipeline port in Cacouna, pipeline projects galore... It seems that each day we hear about a new project with a huge environmental impact. No wonder so many different kinds of groups are speaking out.  On May 12, four trade unions joined five environmental groups, including Equiterre, to ask the Couillard government to fullfill its...
Actualité - 15 May 2014 - Tag : Climate change, Organization
Sidney Ribaux, executive director, Equiterre, writes, "On March 26, 1964, a father decided with his sons to found a company that would profoundly change a community. They had been in the business of sorting waste to recover paper, glass and metal that could be sold, sometimes to as far away as the United States. In 1964, they bought an old mill so that they could...
Actualité - 14 May 2014 - Tag : Honorary members, Organization
Can we reconcile the need to reduce emissions of greenhouse gas emissions with a homegrown oil industry? This question will be put to an expert panel consisting of environmentalists, business people and academics. Featuring: Yves-Thomas Dorval, chair, Quebec Employers Council Steven Guilbeault, senior director, Equiterre Pierre-Olivier Pineau, professor, chair in...
Événement - 7 May 2014 - Tag : Climate change, Organization, Partners Activities
Photographer Christian Lamontagne documents the Nubian vault technique, an ancient technique that was revived in the 20th century and continues to gain popularity because of its sustainable attributes. Brought to you by the Centre for Sustainable Development with Vues d'Afrique and the Ville-Marie borough.  Where: Centre for Sustainable Development (Maison du...
Événement - 7 May 2014 - Tag : Green building, Organization, Partners Activities
Members of our team are travelling across Quebec to raise awareness about electric vehicles. Join us in Rimouski for an electric experience. Thursday, June 5, 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Coopérative de solidarité Paradis, 274 rue Michaud, Rimouski Sign up now! (in French only) For more information, contact
Members of our team are travelling across Quebec to raise awareness about electric vehicles. Join us in Gatineau for an electric experience.  Tuesday, May 20, 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Maison du citoyen, 25 rue Laurier, Gatineau Sign up now! (in French only)
We are able to do so much for the environment in large part thanks to the volunteers who support us. Equiterre was founded by volunteers in 1993, and has depended on volunteers for their enthusiasm and generosity ever since. We'd like take this opportunity to say thank you to our volunteers. Whether you help out at events, in our offices or from your home, your work is greatly...
Actualité - 15 April 2014 - Tag : Organization, Volunteers
Calling all members of Equiterre. You are invited to our yearly member meetups in Montreal and Quebec City.
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