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1 October 2020
The Quebec government has just launched its new Stratégie nationale d’achat d’aliments québécois dans les institutions (Strategy for the Purchase of Quebec Food in Institutions) with the goal that 100% of public institutions will have a local food procurement plan by...
1 October 2020
There has been a tremendous outcry in recent weeks over plans for bike paths and pedestrian lanes in Montreal. We’ve also seen increasing pushback against the Quebec City tramway project, which until recently had solid public support. As an environmental activist of nearly...
23 September 2020
Équiterre will evaluate the environmental ambitions announced by the Trudeau government on Wednesday in its Speech from the Throne based on the concrete measures that will be put forward in the coming months. “From an environmental standpoint, the Throne Speech outlines...
22 September 2020
Équiterre is welcoming Quebec’s new Stratégie nationale d’achat d’aliments québécois dans les institutions (Strategy for the Purchase of Quebec Food in Institutions) unveiled today by the Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food (MAPAQ), an important step...
9 September 2020
A CRUCIAL MOMENT FOR THE PLANET The federal government is about to give the Canadian economy a multi-billion-dollar kick-start in an effort to recover from the COVID-19 health crisis. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to invest in a green recovery - a sustainable stimulus...
2 September 2020
Improving our food security is possible at both the individual and the collective levels, as we focus more on where our food comes from and support our local farmers and producers. Simple actions, like talking about it with those around you, trying to eat local as much as...
2 September 2020
By the simple act of eating three or more times a day, we make decisions that directly impact our health. But beyond the impact on our individual health, these choices can also play a role in either weakening or strengthening our environment, our communities and our economies....
2 September 2020
As farmers deal with the daunting challenges caused by climate change, the growing loss of cultivable land and a global pandemic, our agricultural systems must be rebuilt so that they can better adapt to and overcome future crises in order to guarantee our food security. We must...
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