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Since Quebec's Pesticides Management Code came into effect in 2003, a lot of pesticides have disappeared from our garden centres and hardware aisles.  But there is still a lot of confusion surrounding the topic of responsible gardening. The dream of a "perfect" lawn remains... But how can you maintain your yard without resorting to the now-prohibited, so-...
Steven Guilbeault will speak from Montreal with fellow Equiterre cofounder, Sidney Ribaux, on site in Rio, to discuss some of the issues surrounding the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (AKA, Rio+20): what is the impact of this conference which takes place every ten years? why are 50,000 people heading to Rio? how will this historic gathering...
You are invited to Equiterre's 3rd annual networking cocktail party for the National Capital Region, to be held this year at the Canadian Museum of Civilization, on Monday, June 4. This event offers a unique opportunity for government officials, diplomats, business people and private citizens to share ideas on sustainable development. Sidney Ribaux, executive director of...
You're invited to a panel discussion on Rio+20 and Quebec's green economy.  This event will take the form of a "5 à 7" following the Rendez-vous des technologies propres, a forum on clean technology, in Sherbrooke, on Wednesday, June 6.
Speakers: Pierre Arcand, Minister of Sustainable Development, Environment and Parks, Quebec Steven Guilbeault, cofounder and deputy executive director, Equiterre Hélène V.
Événement - 14 May 2012 - Tag : Advocacy, Green economy, Partners Activities, Public talks
The Rio+20 Green Economy Speaking Tour, coming to a city near you.
Actualité - 7 May 2012 - Tag : Advocacy, Public talks, Rio+20
The Lanaudière action group, in partnership with the Collège Saint-Sacrement de Terrebonne, welcomes Steven Guilbeault, deputy executive director of Equiterre, for a talk on the green economy. The evening will begin with a "5 à 7" where farmers from Equiterre's community supported agriculture (CSA) network will hold information booths to answer questions on this...
As part of a symposium on the future of social democracy in Quebec, Laure Waridel will be at the SAT (Society for Arts and Technology) on October 24 to discuss the economy. Laure Waridel and the other panelists will speak on two main issues:
Equiterre cofounder Laure Waridel will be in Mont-Tremblant on October 25 at 7 pm in the Anna-Archambault room of the Curé-Mercure school for a public talk, "Du pouvoir au bout de notre fourchette" (Power in your fork). She will also meet with groups of primary and high school students from the school earlier in the day. Tickets for the talk: $10. To reserve,...
Événement - 11 October 2011 - Tag : Getting involved, Laure Waridel, Public Lectures, Public talks, Speakers
Victoriaville is hosting a forum on sustainable development on October 26 and 27. For details, visit the city's website.*  Sidney Ribaux, executive director of Equiterre, will give a workshop, La Maison du développement durable, construire l’avenir sans l’hypothéquer (The Centre for Sustainable Development, building the future without mortgaging it),...