This photo expo features some of the photos from a contest for volunteers with Uniterra, one of Canada's largest international volunteer programs.
These are amateur photos that nonetheless reveal a lot about:
Vote online for your favourite.
In the Atrium of the Maison du développement durable
With more than 175 exhibitors and 30 conferences, Project Ecosphere is the largest environmental and green building festival in Quebec.
On the program:
test drives of Smart cars and ebikes
demo construction of a KYO home
distribution of rainwater recovery barrels
opportunity to meet the crew of the Sedna IV
The event will take place on...
Enbridge's former Trailbreaker project would have reversed the flow in existing pipelines to ship crude from the tar sands to Portland, Maine by way of Ontario and Quebec. Has this controversial project been revived?
The National Energy Board (NEB) has already approved a reversal for an Ontario portion of the project, and is currently considering whether to extend the reversal...
The Centre for Sustainable Development (better known by its official name, Maison du développement durable) and Explora present, from January 9 to February 5, 2012, La mémoire de l'eau, a photo exhibit documenting the impacts of climate change here and now, and the ambiguous relationship between man and nature.
For more information:
November 27, from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., the Maison du développement durable and the Fondation David Suzuki invite you to a talk on medications in the environment by Sébastien Sauvé, who is a member of the foundation's scientific circle. In French.
During his presentation, Sébastien Sauvé will present the results of his research on the presence and impact of medicines,...
The Centre for Sustainable Development (better known by its official name, the Maison du développement durable) and Cataléthique are co-hosting a thought-provoking "5 à 7" series this fall on sustainable development and social responsibility in Quebec.
On Tuesday, October 16, Alicia Herlem and Patrice Cordeau will speak about sustainable event planning in relation to...
From November 1 to 29, the Centre for Sustainable Development (better known by its official name, the Maison du développement durable) will play host to "Mine au Sud, gaz au Nord: même dépossession?", a photo exhibit featuring the work of photojournalists James Rodriguez and Pascale Fontaine, presented by the Projet Accompagnement Québec-Guatemala.
From October 15 to 19, the Maison du développement durable and Insertech Angus are organizing an e-waste collection.
What you can bring:
Desktops and laptops
Keyboards, mouses, speakers, webcams, etc.
Computer parts: case, hard drive, processor, etc.
The following material will not be accepted:
With partner, the Agence Métropolitaine de Transport (AMT), we are organizing a thank-you squad near Terminus Longueuil to thank commuters for using the transportation cocktail.
For more information on the Transportation cocktail campaign (in French only).
The Éco de la Pointe-aux-Prairies (Écopap) invites you to a Saturday morning conference for homeowners, the last in its series on green renovations, on October 13. In French.
Philippe Meilleur, an information agent for the Feu vert woodstove and fireplace changeout program for the island of Montreal, will explain: