James Ford

“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)

Classified as: Canada, Strategy, climate change, Dror Etzion, climate, catherine potvin, James Ford, Vancouver, Christopher Barrington-Leigh, guillaume lord, paris, national, lea berrang-ford
Published on: 29 Feb 2016

By Katherine Gombay, McGill Newsroom

Arctic peoples inherently able to adapt given changes to various non-climatic factors

Classified as: environment, Geography, climate change, stress, James Ford, Nature Climate Change, science and technology, adaptation
Published on: 6 Jan 2016


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

Classified as: climate change, Dror Etzion, climate, catherine potvin, James Ford, Jeffrey McKenzie, Shaun Lovejoy, elena bennett, Bruno Tremblay, Sébastien Jodoin, Christopher Barrington-Leigh, christopher green, guillaume lord, marianne falardeau-côté
Published on: 27 Nov 2015

McGill group says the Arctic needs better adaptation policies

Published on April 28, 2014 | Nunatsiaq Online
by David Murphy

Inuit are vulnerable to climate change, and it’s time for new policy to adapt, a group of researchers says in a new report

That’s the message from the Climate Change Adaptation Research Group, led by James Ford of McGill University, who released a paper April 24 about the need for better adaption strategies, especially in health, for Inuit.

Classified as: Sustainability, climate change, James Ford
Published on: 1 May 2014