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Grand Benefit Cocktails

Principale   you are invited... ...to Équiterre’s Grand Benefit Cocktails, two unique networking opportunities benefiting the environment and the fight against c ...

Solution - Lyne Royer - 05/09/2019 - 10:42 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

A farmer at your office

Principale A farmer's basket full of healthy, locally grown, organic vegetables, delivered directly to your workplace once a week? Find out how easy it is to host a drop ...

Solution - Gaëlle Zwicky - 04/05/2018 - 11:22 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

9th Laure Waridel Bursary: Call for Applications is Open! $10,000 to Support Research

Since 2008, the Laure Waridel Bursary has been awarded annually to a student involved in a research, action and dissemination project focusing on environmental or social action. Each year, Équiterre gives $5,000, which is matched by D ...

Actualité - Léa Bédard-Beaulieu - 01/11/2016 - 16:53 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Equiterre's Benefit Cocktails a Huge Success Again

Some 300 guests—business and sustainable development leaders, MNAs and engaged citizens—attended Équiterre’s ninth Montreal Benefit Cocktail on October 26. The turnout for the Quebec City Benefit Cocktail on September 27 ...

Actualité - Léa Bédard-Beaulieu - 01/11/2016 - 16:53 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

How the insurance industry is contributing to sustainable development

Property and casualty insurance is essential for a viable economy. Without coverage, companies and individuals could risk losing their assets if a loss occurs. And, because of its local, social and environmental economic weight, the prope ...

Actualité - Éloise Longval-Labbé - 15/02/2016 - 17:32 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Youth entrepreneurship, a key to sustainable development

Special collaboration :  Cherkaoui Ferdous Senio Advisor Social Finance Programme Inspiring examples Conversion to high efficiency LED lighting is the segment operated by Lightenco, a Montreal-based company ...

Actualité - Julie Tremblay - 16/12/2015 - 12:11 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

2010 Laure Waridel bursary

Secondaire Marie-Eve Arbour, a young woman with an impressive commitment to social and environmental causes, is the proud recipient of the 2010 Laure Waridel bursary, which comes with ...

Solution - Andreea Iliescu - 03/11/2015 - 12:08 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

2009 Laure Waridel bursary

Secondaire Vincent Galarneau, an MA student in anthropology at Université Laval, won the Laure Waridel bursary for his project: a guide to eco-solidarity practices on farms. The proje ...

Solution - Andreea Iliescu - 03/11/2015 - 12:08 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Highlights of the Changing the Menu Conference

Excitement continues to build for Changing the Menu, Canada’s first ever conference on school food! With more than 150 presenters, we have something for everyone who wants to get more healthy, local, and sustainable food into the mi ...

Actualité - Julie Tremblay - 01/09/2015 - 12:10 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Cocktail benefit for Equiterre in Montreal: An electric evening!

Event date(s):  8 October, 2014 - 18:00 - 21:00 Join us in Montreal on Wednesday, October 8 for a benefit cocktail. It ...

Événement - Anne Chudobiak - 28/09/2014 - 17:27 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Cocktail benefit for Equiterre in Quebec City, an electric evening!

Event date(s):  11 November, 2014 - 17:30 - 20:30 Join us in Quebec City on Tuesday, November 11 for a benefit cocktail. ...

Événement - Anne Chudobiak - 28/09/2014 - 17:26 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Quebec's big produce buyers going sustainable, study shows

Nearly 65% of Quebec's big produce buyers have taken steps towards sustainability, according to a groundbreaking new study by the Centre québécois de développement durable, which looked at the practices of 27 buyers from the public and pr ...

Actualité - Anne Chudobiak - 16/12/2013 - 12:09 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Networking benefit and cocktail party for Equiterre in Quebec City

Event date(s):  5 November, 2013 - 18:00 - 22:09 You're invited to a benefit evening for Equiterre on Tuesday, November 5 ...

Événement - Anne Chudobiak - 16/10/2013 - 10:00 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Come see us at the Éco-Salon du Lac Saint-Pierre in Trois-Rivières

Event date(s):  15 February, 2013 - 19:00 - 17 February, 2013 - 17:00 Look for us at the 4th edition of the Éco-Salon du Lac S ...

Événement - Anne Chudobiak - 21/01/2013 - 12:08 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

"5 à 7" by Cataléthique on sustainable sporting events, Montreal

Event date(s):  8 November, 2012 - 18:30 - 20:00 The Centre for Sustainable Development (better known by its official name ...

Événement - Anne Chudobiak - 17/10/2012 - 11:14 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

RSVP now for benefit evening in Montreal, Quebec City

Are you interested in networking with other business and community leaders who share your interest in sustainability? Then you won't want to miss the benefit evenings that we are organizing in honour of our 20th anniversary: October 3 in Montreal, and N ...

Actualité - Anne Chudobiak - 17/09/2012 - 12:00 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Habiter des villes durables exhibit, Musée de la nature et de sciences de Sherbrooke

Event date(s):  20 September, 2012 - 10:00 - 4 October, 2012 - 17:00 An Écomusée du fier monde exhibit on sustainable cities t ...

Événement - Anne Chudobiak - 04/09/2012 - 13:20 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

New online directory for sustainable development

The Centre for Sustainable Development (better known by its official name, Maison du développement durable) has added a sustainability directory to its website. It features more than 550 links organized into eight categories: food and agr ...

Actualité - Anne Chudobiak - 03/09/2012 - 20:29 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Rio+20, a missed opportunity

Rio de Janeiro, June 22, 2012 – The UN Conference on Sustainable Development – also known as Rio+20 – has resulted in a disappointing final declaration. Like many other civil society organizations around the world, Equiterre had ho ...

Communiqué - Anne Chudobiak - 26/06/2012 - 15:15 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Rio +20, a missed opportunity?

The UN Conference on Sustainable Development in Rio has resulted in a disappointing final declaration.  Citizen groups from around the world had viewed the meeting as a chance for world leaders to recommit to sustainability promises made in 199 ...

Actualité - Anne Chudobiak - 26/06/2012 - 11:36 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Environmental and Green Building Fair, Montreal

Event date(s):  19 May, 2012 - 10:00 - 20 May, 2012 - 18:00 "Our goal is to bring together as many environmental and sust ...

Événement - Anne Chudobiak - 02/05/2012 - 14:44 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Montreal college introduces new sustainable architecture program

Event date(s):  8 February, 2012 - 17:00 - 20:00 Will homes of the future have gardens on the roof? Learn more at ...

Événement - Anne Chudobiak - 16/01/2012 - 12:24 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

"Sustaining Success" student conference, Montreal (Keynote speaker: Craig Kielburger)

Event date(s):  19 January, 2012 (All day) - 21 January, 2012 (All day) The Desautels Business Conference on Sustainability ...

Événement - Anne Chudobiak - 14/12/2011 - 17:31 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Equiterre's executive director Sidney Ribaux speaks at a forum on sustainable development in Victoriaville

Event date(s):  26 October, 2011 - 16:00 - 27 October, 2011 - 21:00 Victoriaville is hosting a forum on sustainable developmen ...

Événement - Anne Chudobiak - 07/09/2011 - 10:22 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Summer school, Institut du Nouveau Monde

Event date(s):  18 August, 2011 - 18:00 - 21 August, 2011 - 17:00 Summer school at the Institut is the youth event of the seas ...

Événement - Anne Chudobiak - 13/07/2011 - 17:12 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Échofête, environmental festival, Trois-Pistoles

Event date(s):  25 July, 2011 - 09:00 - 31 July, 2011 - 17:00 What does the future hold for the environment? What kind of natu ...

Événement - Anne Chudobiak - 05/07/2011 - 16:55 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

A vacation you can be proud of

Going away? We all need a break sometime. But that doesn't mean that we should leave our values at home. Especially when there are so many ways for concerned travellers to minimize their environmental impact. Here are some ideas to help y ...

Actualité - Anne Chudobiak - 05/07/2011 - 15:38 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

I get around...Joliette!

For the first time, our I get around...my neighbourhood! campaign, which promotes public transit, active transportation and local shopping to citizens, businesses and elected officials for healthy, economically vibrant communities,&nb ...

Actualité - Anne Chudobiak - 07/06/2011 - 10:08 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Earth Day message to our leaders

The executives of Canada's main environmental groups sent a message to the political leaders for Earth Day, asking them to take concrete and immediate action to address Canada's urgent environmental challenges: promote economic stability; ...

Actualité - Anne Chudobiak - 27/04/2011 - 09:47 - 0 comments - 0 attachments

Set up I get around...my neighbourhood!

Principale Say yes to public transit, active transportation and local shopping with the I get around… My neighbourhood! campaign. stimulate the local economy ...

Solution - Kathy Poulin - 13/01/2011 - 17:52 - 0 comments - 0 attachments