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On the eve of the provincial budget, the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) and Équiterre unveil an unpublished report on how much the Quebec Government has spent in support of hydrocarbons. This study, which is the most exhaustive one on the subject and the only one to deal with these issues, was carried out in order to address the lack of compiled...
Actualité - 20 mars 2018 - Tag : Advocacy, Fight against climate change
The Government needs to review and eliminate all these subsidies by 2025  
Communiqué - 20 mars 2018 - Tag : Advocacy, subsidies
An unprecedented crisis is shaking the world of agriculture and public agricultural research. Équiterre has been fighting this situation for years. It has to stop!
Actualité - 15 mars 2018 - Tag : Advocacy, Agriculture, MAPAQ, Pesticides
Ottawa, march 9, 2018 – The federal government must immediately close loopholes and rein in carbon emissions from oil and gas companies, say a broad cross- section of Canada’s major environmental groups.
Communiqué - 9 mars 2018 - Tag : Advocacy, Climate change, Greenhouse gas emissions
Amnesty international Canada, Amnistie internationale Canada francophone, Association pour la santé publique du Québec (ASPQ), Broadbent Institute, Centre québécois du droit de l’environnement — CQDE, Conseil canadien pour la coopération internationale — CCCI, Ecojustice, Ecologyaction, Environmental defence, Équiterre, Fondation David Suzuki, Greenpeace...
Communiqué - 28 février 2018 - Tag : Advocacy, Freedom of Speech
Latest science proves controversial insecticides aren’t needed, affordable alternatives exist Joint statement of the David Suzuki Foundation and Équiterre on new research findings by the Task Force on Systemic Pesticides  © Task Force on Systemic Pesticide
Communiqué - 26 février 2018 - Tag : Advocacy, Alternatives to pesticides, Neonicotinoid
Équiterre and the David Suzuki Foundation hail today’s announcement by the Ministère du Développement durable, de l’Environnement et de la Lutte contre les changements climatiques (MDDELCC) as a significant step forward in regulating pesticides and for the health of people, pollinators and the environment.
Actualité - 19 février 2018 - Tag : Advocacy, Pesticides
Interview with Sidney Ribaux, Équiterre’s Co-Founder and Executive Director Listen to the interview on Radio Canada’s 15-18 program. Watch the interview on CPAC, the Canadian Parliamentary Affairs Channel. 
Actualité - 15 février 2018 - Tag : Advocacy, Climate change, Environment minister, federal government
  Ottawa, January 15, 2018 – Earlier today, federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau released a draft bill that will eventually see the federal mechanism on carbon pricing implemented at the national level. The price per tonne of carbon will be set at $20 beginning in 2019.
Communiqué - 15 janvier 2018 - Tag : Advocacy, Carbon tax
Équiterre applauds the new regulation on zero-emission vehicles (ZEV) made at the end of 2017 by the Minister of Sustainable Development, Environment and the Fight Against Climate Change, Isabelle Melançon. According to government projections, this new ZEV standard will ensure that by the year 2025, 10% of new-vehicle sales or rentals will consist of zero-emission vehicles (...
Actualité - 15 janvier 2018 - Tag : Advocacy, Electric vehicles, Fight against climate change, Transportation