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Équiterre is Quebec’s most important and influential environmental organization. With 130,000 followers, 27,000 members, 200 volunteers and a staff of 80, Équiterre is the most influential and important environmental organization in Quebec.The dedication and enthusiasm of the staff and volunteers make Équiterre a pleasant and stimulating workplace, which encourages...
Emploi Stage Bénévolat Appel - 2 mars 2020 - Tag : Organization, Job Offer
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Divers - 20 janvier 2020 - Tag : Monthly e-letter, Organization
  Quebec and Canada at COP25 - Équiterre highlights the importance of increasing ambition at home Madrid, December 12, 2019 – Quebec and Canada have been busy over the past few days at the United Nations climate conference, despite the fact that negotiations have been stalled on several issues.
Communiqué - 16 décembre 2019 - Tag : COP25, Organization
December 11, 2019 - Here at the COP25 climate conference, we were heartened to hear the Canadian government reiterating important climate commitments to the global community. The commitments made in Madrid by Jonathan Wilkinson, Canada’s Minister of Environment and Climate Change, include legislating a net-zero 2050 target and 5-year interim targets, passing and...
Communiqué - 16 décembre 2019 - Tag : COP25, Organization
Just as the beautiful snow cover comes back every year, so too does the task of finding that perfect gift to show our gratitude to our children’s devoted teachers (or even our yoga, pottery or Spanish teachers!). The Équiterre team has devised a list of fantastic gift ideas, chock full of items that are zero waste, local and environmentally friendly – some that can...
Actualité - 28 novembre 2019 - Tag : Christmas, Organization
From December 2 to 13, the world is gathering in Madrid for COP25, under the presidency of the government of Chile. Caroline Brouillette, Équiterre’s climate change expert, is among the 25,000 participants seeking to ensure that countries work together to adopt ambitious and effective measures to keep global temperatures from rising by more than 1.5 degrees Celsius, in a...
Actualité - 28 novembre 2019 - Tag : COP25, Organization
Did you know that if it’s not well disposed of at the end of its life, a refrigerator can generate as much CO2 emissions as a car that travels approximately 17,000 kilometres, the annual average for Quebec drivers?
Actualité - 14 novembre 2019 - Tag : CO2 emissions, household appliances, Organization
Montreal, Monday, October 21, 2019 – After a campaign in which the climate crisis figured prominently among voter priorities and during debates, Équiterre is calling on the new government to transcend party politics and act quickly for the sake of the climate.
Communiqué - 21 octobre 2019 - Tag : government, Organization
Last week, Daily Show host Trevor Noah asked Greta Thunberg in an interview, if there was one thing people could do for the planet, what would it be? She replied: become informed and get involved politically. *”If I would choose one thing everyone would do, it would be to inform yourself, and to try to understand the situation, and try to push for a political movement...
Actualité - 1 octobre 2019 - Tag : federal election, Organization