Global Relations

David Suzuki: Addressing global warming is an economic necessity

David Suzuki: Addressing global warming is an economic necessity

Pitting the natural environment against the human-invented economy and placing higher value on the latter is foolish.

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Canadian academics call for oil sands moratorium

Canadian academics call for oil sands moratorium

The recent article in the journal Nature urged a moratorium on new developments in Alberta’s oil sands.

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David Suzuki: Here’s to a radical Canada Day!

David Suzuki: Here’s to a radical Canada Day!

What kind of Canada do you want?

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Why are Obama and Harper so out of sync on carbon emissions?

Why are Obama and Harper so out of sync on carbon emissions?

Jeff Rubin compares two national energy policies going in different directions.

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UN report on Canada’s treatment of First Nations has lessons for pipeline projects

UN report on Canada’s treatment of First Nations has lessons for pipeline projects

Report from the UN’s special rapporteur on the rights of indigenous peoples sheds a harsh light on Canada’s approach on natural resource developments.

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At least we solved the ozone crisis … oh, wait

At least we solved the ozone crisis … oh, wait

Scientists have identified four new man-made gases that may be depleting the ozone layer.

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Obstacles to Climate Change Agreement in Copenhagen

Obstacles to Climate Change Agreement in Copenhagen

Worldfocus interviews Kumi Naidoo on the current status of the G20 Summit in Pittsburgh and the run up to the UN Summit on climate change in Copenhagen.  Naidoo is Chairman of TckTckTck and soon to be Executive Director of Greenpeace International. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said failure to reach broad agreement would be morally inexcusable. The […]

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Live Coverage: UN Climate Day and G20 Summit

Live Coverage: UN Climate Day and G20 Summit

Interviews with policy makers and key decision makers. Live coverage and exclusive videos by hundreds of bloggers covering UN Climate Day, G20 Summit in Pittsburgh, Climate Week NYC, and more from September 19 to 25, 2009. Courtesy of the Voice Project. Click on the ‘Chat’ button to participate in the conversation: The Voice Project connects […]

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Let Obama Know, Canadians do NOT support Dirty Oil

Let Obama Know, Canadians do NOT support Dirty Oil

From the Dogwood Initiative: Take action. Don’t let Stephen Harper trick President Obama into believing Canadians support dirty oil. During the Bush era many of my American friends were furious and embarrassed that their country was seen by the world as climate criminals – denying global warming, obstructing meaningful action and pushing for the exploitation […]

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50 Creative WWF Campaigns

50 Creative WWF Campaigns

…that Make You Think Twice. While DDB Brazil’s ‘Tsunami ad‘ is offensive, hopefully it does not distract people from what’s important. We are, more often than not, inundated with advertising. But, we do rely on ads to some degree — to be informed, shop and compare, gain perspective, be motivated to act. Sure there is […]

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