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Experts: National Climate Strategy

Mon, 2016-02-29 09:20

“With the wind at his back from Paris and a fresh mandate from Canadians, Mr. Trudeau meets provincial and territorial leaders in Vancouver this week to pursue a national climate strategy.” (The Globe and Mail)

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Paris Climate Change Conference (Nov.-Dec. 2015)

Fri, 2015-11-27 14:29

 

The 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference, COP 21, will be held in Paris from November 30 to December 11.

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McGill UNF3C

Sat, 2015-11-07 (All day)
Students' Society of McGill University : Ballroom, 3600 McTavish Street, Montreal, QC
Price: $12.50 (includes breakfast, lunch, refreshments)

Are you confused about how climate negotiations work?

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Imagining a sustainable future for Canada

Fri, 2014-10-17 14:48

LaNouvelle.net | October 17, 2014

by: Jean-Olivier Goyette

This initiative for sustainable development is in collaboration with researchers and citizens who wish to express an idealistic vision for a sustainable future in Canada.

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Protests aim to bring attention to need to act on climate change

Tue, 2014-09-23 00:01

The Gazette | Sept. 7, 2014

by: Michelle Lalonde

Dr. Catherine Potvin is a climate scientist in McGill University’s Department of Biology, at the school in Montreal, Thursday, September 18, 2014. On September 21 she will speak at Montreal’s version of the People’s Climate March, a global event billed to be the biggest climate protest in history.

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The time to face up to climate change is now

Mon, 2014-09-22 23:14

The Gazette | Sept. 7, 2014

by: Catherine Potvin 

On Sept. 21, more than 1,000 events are planned around the world to demand stronger action on climate change, echoing New York’s People’s Climate March. 

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Out of the classroom and into the rainforest

Fri, 2014-06-20 01:07

The Panama Field Studies Semester offers McGill undergraduates a unique opportunity to experience the complexity of environmental issues up-close

Published on June 9, 2014 | McGill News

by: Hannah Hoag (MSc '99)

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Cutting Edge Lecture

Thu, 2013-11-14 18:00
Redpath Museum : Auditorium, 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4
Price: Free

Lecture by Catherine Potvin (Trottier Professor, Principal Investigator, Neotropical Ecology Lab, Biology, McGill)

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Bringing climate-change lessons out of the lab

Award-winning McGill researcher to share environmental insights through video series, social media
Wed, 2013-04-03 11:56

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