“To stay quiet is as political an act as speaking out.” – Arundhati Roy, author and Indian activist
Conservation groups, First Nations and other local communities complain that pipeline meetings are poorly advertised.
The #SeaLevelUprising art project sends message to leaders during First Ministers’ Meeting.
Organizations from across Canada urge Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to take immediate action to halt construction of BC’s Site C dam.
Final six-month countdown for the project begins as oil producers are unlikely to sign shipping agreements.
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.
Canadian award-winning actress Rachel McAdams is lending her support to the cause of Arctic protection through a new video from Greenpeace.
Activists interrupt UK-Canada talks aimed at promoting the future of tar sands oil
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.
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.
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.
VTACC is helping organise an amazing event coming up this Saturday, Oct.24th: Bridge to a Cool Planet. It is part of the http://www.tcktcktck.org | http://www.350.org global campaign: (3000+ events happening all around the world), and it will likely be Western Canada’s largest climate action event ever! I want to invite you to join in and I’d…
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.
“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…