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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 was equally impressive. Thanks to their support, Équiterre raised $120,500 to fund important projects involving issues such as climate...
Actualité - 1 November 2016 - Tag : Organizations, Benefit cocktail, Organization, Sustainable development
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 Desjardins Caisse d’économie solidaire. Priority is given to projects proposing a transdisciplinary approach, that is, projects developed in...
Actualité - 1 November 2016 - Tag : Changing the world, Research, 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 property and casualty insurance industry plays a key role in promoting sustainable development in society. Here's how :
Actualité - 14 February 2016 - Tag : Community action, LEED, Organization, Sustainable development
Special collaboration :  Cherkaoui Ferdous Senio Advisor Social Finance Programme
Actualité - 15 December 2015 - Tag : Responsible choices, Sharing expertise, Sustainable development
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 minds and onto the plates of Canadian students. Register before September 14th and take advantage of the early bird rates. LEADING PLAYERS OF...
Join us in Quebec City on Tuesday, November 11 for a benefit cocktail. It is great an opportunity for you to: show your support for sustainable development to network with other business and community leaders who share your interest in sustainability to learn more about Equiterre We are pleased to welcome Mr. Pierre-Luc Desgagné, Vice President – Public and...
Join us in Montreal on Wednesday, October 8 for a benefit cocktail. It is great an opportunity for you to: show your support for sustainable development to network with other business and community leaders who share your interest in sustainability to learn more about Equiterre We are pleased to welcome Mr. Pierre-Luc Desgagné, Vice President – Public and...
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 private sector, including such major supermarket chains as Sobeys, Metro and Loblaws. Here are some of the findings:
Actualité - 16 December 2013 - Tag : Buying local, Organization, Sustainable development
You're invited to a benefit evening for Equiterre on Tuesday, November 5 in Quebec City. This is an opportunity to: show your support for sustainable development network with other business and community leaders who share your interest in sustainability learn more about what you can achieve through Equiterre  All proceeds will help finance Equiterre's work...
Look for us at the 4th edition of the Éco-Salon du Lac Saint-Pierre to be held in the Bâtisse industrielle Trois-Rivières from Friday, February 15 to Sunday, February 17, 2013.  Members of our Mauricie action group and farmily farmers from our community supported agriculture (CSA) network will hold an information booth. Come: