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  MONTREAL, October 22, 2020 – The Ministère de l'Agriculture, des Pêcheries et de l'Alimentation du Québec (MAPAQ) unveiled today its Plan d’agriculture durable (PAD - Sustainable Agriculture Plan), the beginning of a necessary shift toward more environmentally and socially sustainable agricultural practices, which will enhance our collective resilience.
Communiqué - 22 octobre 2020 - Tag : Ecological agriculture, Public interventions
Ottawa, October 20, 2020 — Public interest groups across Canada are criticizing the federal government for funding small nuclear reactor development and are challenging the government to release the research and data that support its strategy. Ministers Seamus O’Regan and Navdeep Bains last week announced a $20 million grant to Terrestrial Energy in Ontario to...
Communiqué - 20 octobre 2020 - Tag : Clean energy, Public interventions
Montreal, November 4, 2019 – In a brief submitted as part of the Quebec government’s public consultations on its Electrification and Climate Change Plan (ECCP), Équiterre outlined 27 recommendations for addressing the climate crisis.
Communiqué - 4 novembre 2019 - Tag : Climate change, Public interventions
A LEG UP FOR TOMORROW’S ENVIRONMENTALISTS Équiterre and the Caisse d'économie solidaire Desjardins are proud to present the 11th Laure Waridel Bursary intended for MA or PhD students. Created in 2008, this bursary valued at $10,000 serves to encourage the dissemination of research in Équiterre's main areas of activity and recognize the exceptional contribution of Laure...
Actualité - 14 novembre 2018 - Tag : Laure Waridel bursary, Public interventions
Learning can be fun. Yes, it’s a well-worn cliché, but so true. Would you believe that learning about responsible investment can be fun? Well, La Caisse d’économie solidaire Desjardins has done a brilliant job in creating Le Responsable and partnering with Équiterre’s Educational Programs to hold game sessions. And the good news is, there are no losers,...
Actualité - 14 novembre 2017 - Tag : investissement responsable, Public interventions
Civil society groups urge Prime Minister Trudeau to work with G20 to phase out fossil fuel subsidies by 2020
Communiqué - 1 septembre 2016 - Tag : Climate change, Public interventions, subsidies
Ottawa, June 8, 2016 - Equiterre welcomed today the announcement by Ontario Environment Minister Glen Murray of its Climate Change plan 2016-2020. The plan will provide investment of more than $8 billion and aims to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by almost 10 million tonnes annually,, the equivalent of removing 2.3 million cars from Ontario roads.
Communiqué - 8 juin 2016 - Tag : Climate change, Public interventions
May 16, 2016, Ottawa – Équiterre welcomes today the news released by the Globe and Mail of the Ontario government’s ambitious climate plan including a $7 billion investment in climate-friendly measures. The new initiatives will be paid for out of revenue from the province’s upcoming cap-and-trade system.These investments and Ontario’s cap-and-trade...
Communiqué - 17 mai 2016 - Tag : Climate change, Public interventions
Prime Minister Being Aggressively Lobbied By Oil Interests   May 3, 2016, Toronto – Environmental groups across Canada say Prime Minister Trudeau’s promise of a fair and credible pipeline review process is being undermined by his party’s pro-pipeline public statements rather than waiting to be informed by the pipeline review process. Groups and concerned...
Communiqué - 3 mai 2016 - Tag : Climate change, Energy East, Public interventions