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23,870 Équiterre supporters responded to our call last week to add their name to our petition against Bill 61. This avalanche of signatories in such a short period of time is unprecedented for an Équiterre petition. Our supporters, like us, and like the many other campaigns against PL61, were outraged at the government's attempt to circumvent certain environmental rules to...
Actualité - 18 juin 2020 - Tag : Climate change, Environment
Since the onset of the current public health crisis, you’ve no doubt noticed discarded COVID-19-related products in your neighbourhood, including masks. Many of you have shared your concerns with us about this problem and about the renewed interest in single-use products. So let’s try and get to the heart of these issues, via a Q&A: Question: Should we be...
Actualité - 15 juin 2020 - Tag : Climate change, Environment
Everyone knows that when a serious illness hits, monetary wealth doesn’t guarantee a recovery. The logic is the same on a larger scale: even the wealthiest nations were not able to prevent the spread of COVID-19 and are struggling to manage it. We must come to terms with the fact that we are very small in the face of the vagaries of nature. A tiny virus can upend...
Actualité - 11 juin 2020 - Tag : Climate change, Environment
With Bill 61, the government of Quebec seeks to advance an economic stimulus package that accelerates the approval of new infrastructure projects at the expense of essential environmental assessments.
Actualité - 9 juin 2020 - Tag : Climate change, Environment
If you’ve been busy this summer spending time in the woods, fishing, biking or voluntarily reducing your screen time, you may have missed some important environmental news. Not a problem! In this article, Équiterre will will bring you up to speed with a list of the summer’s highlights and a preview of what to expect this fall. Welcome back, fellow environmentalists!
Actualité - 29 août 2019 - Tag : Environment, News, Organization
Équiterre's second online auction is off to a great start! Since May 15, the auction has raised over $10,000 to help fund various Équiterre projects. We're delighted! Why not treat yourself, while supporting our work on important projects like climate change, sustainable development, local organic food and fair trade? Auction items include:
For the first time in a Quebec provincial election, eight environmental groups have joined forces to release an environmental platform to:
Actualité - 15 août 2012 - Tag : Advocacy, Environment, Provincial leadership campaign
Quebecers, would you like to see the environment included as one of the issues in the televised debates as part of this provincial leadership campaign? Here's how you can contact the broadcasters to ask them to add at least one environmental question to the debates.
Actualité - 9 août 2012 - Tag : Advocacy, Environment, Provincial leadership campaign
Équiterre’s annual report 2019 2019 proved to be an important year of transition for Équiterre and for the environmental movement. Public opinion is evolving and people are becoming more mobilized. However, at the time when this annual report is being published, much has changed. Here we are in 2020, where the current crisis is making us rethink everything we take for...
Divers - 8 novembre 2010 - Tag : Clean transportation, Environment, Organization