From Arundhati Roy

“To stay quiet is as political an act as speaking out.” – Arundhati Roy, author and Indian activist Advertisements

EduTOX Video Challenge

If you like making videos and you want to be part of making our world a healthier place, the EduTOX Video Challenge may just be for you.

UN Safe Planet Happening

On Tuesday, August 16, 2011 the United Nations (UN) will introduce its Safe Planet campaign to Canadians, during a launch event at Vancouver’s Roundhouse.

Climate Change Boot Camp

April 1st 2011 – Eco-Centre Winnipeg. The workshop consists of presentations by experts as well as community level practitioners and will assist you to engage, empower and educate your community about climate change.

Video: Lead Now / A’lAction

Leadnow is a new online initiative (launching soon, Winter 2011) that “will bring Canadians together to take action for our long-term interests and hold politicians accountable…. (we) want to deepen our democracy, strengthen our communities, advance social justice, extend economic opportunity and protect our planet.” Visit their web site at http://www.leadnow.ca to find out more.

Bike Tour Crosses Island to Pedal for the Planet

With Provincial Government support of $10,000, bike riders departed from St. John’s today as part of Pedal for the Planet – a nation-wide effort to educate Canadians about the significance of global warming and the importance of the upcoming climate change meetings in Copenhagen in December.

From Robert Kennedy

“It is from the numberless diverse acts of courage and belief that human history is shaped. Each time a man stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends a tiny ripple of hope, and crossing each other from a million different centres of…