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3 October 2019
The issue of pesticides has received unprecedented media coverage in Quebec these past few months, which has led to the creation of a parliamentary committee (CAPERN) to look into the issue this fall. The committee, made up of members of the National Assembly, will be tasked...
1 October 2019
Last week, Daily Show host Trevor Noah asked Greta Thunberg in an interview, if there was one thing people could do for the planet, what would it be? She replied: become informed and get involved politically. *”If I would choose one thing everyone would do, it would be to...
23 September 2019
UN Secretary-General (UNSG) António Guterres has called on leaders to join him at to the Climate Action Summit in New York on September 23, 2019 to address the climate crisis. Current emissions reductions targets are not ambitious enough to keep planetary warming below 1.5C....
18 September 2019
The Montreal International Oasis Marathon has set the ambitious goal of becoming an environmentally friendly and zero waste event. To do so, it is opening its doors to Équiterre and the Conseil québécois des événements écoresponsables (CQEER) for a transparent evaluation and...
18 September 2019
Équiterre's Board of Directors has confirmed that Colleen Thorpe will be the organization's new Executive Director. View the press release >>
29 August 2019
For many, September is synonymous with the start of school, cooler nights and the end of the unbearable wait for our favourite TV series to return. For those who enjoy local organic food, September brings an abundance of local organic vegetables from the fields of our family...
29 August 2019
If you’ve been busy this summer spending time in the woods, fishing, biking or voluntarily reducing your screen time, you may have missed some important environmental news. Not a problem! In this article, Équiterre will will bring you up to speed with a list of the summer...
1 August 2019
Because it’s summertime and you may have a little more time to rest (and read an article from start to finish!), we’re giving you a “short” list of our team’s favourite books, films, articles, blogues, videos and podcasts on environmental issues. A...
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