On Thursday, August 16, celebrate summer with a litterless or in-season picnic in the brand new Hydro-Québec park beside the Centre for Sustainable Development (better known by its French acronym MDD) at 50 Ste-Catherine St. West.
Bring your litterless or in-season lunch and your picnic blankets for a chance to win a Cascades cooler made out of recycled cardboard.
On Thursday, June 21, celebrate summer with a litterless picnic in the brand new Hydro-Québec park beside the Centre for Sustainable Development (better known by its French acronym MDD) at 50 Ste-Catherine St. West.
Bring your litterless lunch and your picnic blankets for a chance to win a Cascades cooler made out of recycled cardboard.
To be eligible for the draw, the...
If sustainability was a business, how would it be run?
With six years in development and global field testing, the Committee on Sustainability Assessment (COSA) launches its first global report looking at what standards and certifications are actually achieving.
June 16th 2012, 11:00am to 12:30pm
Windsor Barra Hotel & Congress
Room Alhambra # 2
In preparation for his 27,000 km ride...
from Inuvik, Northwest Territories, north of the Arctic circle
to Ushuaia, Tierra del Fuego Province, Argentina, at the near southern most tip of South America
to raise funds for Equiterre
Quebecer Étienne Théroux, 26, will undertake a 1200 km "warm up" journey of Quebec, with stops in:
Pierre Arcand, Minister of Sustainable Development, Environment and Parks, Quebec
Steven Guilbeault, cofounder and deputy executive director, Equiterre
Monday, May 14 at noon.
Executive Coordinator, Rio+20
United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development
Issues and Global Challenges of Sustainable Development
What Should we expect from Rio+20 Summit?
Environment Series Luncheon
Marriott Château Champlain Montréal
1050 de la Gauchetiere St. W.
Fair Trade Fortnight is a chance for businesses and private citizens to show their support for small producers in other countries.
"Our goal is to bring together as many environmental and sustainable development actors as possible so that people can receive information on how and which products to buy to help change our personal habits."
An ethical fashion show will be held on May 6 at the Hotel Castel in the Granby area.
A portion of the proceeds from this event, which is organized by the Fondation des jeunes pour l'environnement, will go to Equiterre.
Tickets are $20 in advance, $25 at the door.
To buy tickets or for more information, please call 514 816-7246.
Quebec environmental youth group, the Fondation des Jeunes pour l’Environnement, is following up on the success of its first Festival Écolo by continuing the tradition, with a second edition of this festival, which promotes ecology to the new generations.
The event, to be held at the Marcel Dulude centre in St Bruno, will welcome many participants - leaders, artists...