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Climate case study: Monitoring key to successful permafrost adaptation in Arviat, Nunavut

Northern Public Affairs | January 14, 2016

While implementation of projects such as the Arviat Climate Change Adaptation Action Plan is key to fight thawing permafrost in the Arctic, it must be followed by monitoring and evaluation, according to Melanie Flynn, a Master’s student with the Climate Change Adaptation Research Group (CCARG), housed within the Department of Geography at McGill University. 

Published: 20Jan2016

Suggestions on how Montreal can reduce its carbon footprint

Montreal Gazette | January 3, 2016

by: René Bruemmer

To get an idea of what a city like Montreal can do, in its actions and regulations to cut its emissions, the Montreal Gazette spoke to two local experts: McGill professor Catherine Potvin, the Canada research chair in Climate Change Mitigation and Tropical Forests, and member of the Sustainable Canada Dialogues network of researchers, and Concordia professor Peter Stoett, director of the university’s Loyola Sustainability Research Centre.

Published: 13Jan2016

Book review

Monkeys, Myths, and Molecules, Separating fact from fiction, and the science of everyday life

 

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Published: 4Jan2016

Energy efficiency and forest biorefinery: sustainability in forest use

4Feb201617:15
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Centre Mont-Royal 1000, rue Sherbrooke O., Montréal, CA

Energy efficiency and forest biorefinery-Register today!

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A national residential energy efficiency programme

8Feb201618:00
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19:30
Macdonald-Harrington Building Room G-10, Montreal, QC, CA

A free seminar by Chris Jofeh, Building Retrofit leader, Arup, Cardiff

Sensing the City with Dr. Alistair Boxall (University of York)!

26Jan201617:00
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18:30
McConnell Engineering Building Room 204, 3480 rue University, Montreal, QC, H3A 0E9, CA

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Social Entrepreneurship Workshop

13Nov201509:00
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12:00
Bronfman Building Room 410, 1001 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 1G5, CA

The Dobson Centre for Entrepreneurship and Marcels Desautels Institute for Integrated Management invite you to learn about Social Entrepreneurship!

McGill UNF3C

7Nov2015
Students' Society of McGill University (SSMU) Ballroom, 3600 McTavish Street, Montreal, QC, CA

Are you confused about how climate negotiations work?

Nanotechnology-Enabled Water Treatment

22Sep201509:30
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Macdonald Engineering Building Room 267, 817 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0C3, CA

Nanotechnology-Enabled Water Treatment: A Vision to Enable Decentralized Water Purification and Reuse

Sustainable Production and Circular Economy

10Sep201517:30
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Trottier Building Room 1090, 3630 rue University, Montreal, QC, H3A 0C6, CA

Join TISED for this interesting seminar with Dr. Nabil Nasr (Director, Golisano Institute for Sustainability at the Rochester Institute of Technology)


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