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Supporting Indigenous Food Sovereignty: A Community-led Approach to Reclaiming Food Systems & Nourishing Communities


Mark your calendars for the online Margaret A. Gilliam Lecture in Food Security with guest speaker Jacquelyn Wright, President and CEO of Canadian Feed the Children....

2021 Hugh MacLennan Lecture: Navigating Identity Through Storytelling


The virtual event features Danny Ramadan, the Syrian-Canadian author of The Clothesline Swing (2017), Salma, the Syrian Chef (2020), and The Foghorn Echoes (2022)./libraryCategory: Libraries

Rural Alaskans struggle to access and afford water

Published: 31Mar2021

Water scarcity in rural Alaska is not a new problem, but the situation is getting worse with climate change. Lasting solutions must encourage the use of alternative water supplies like rainwater...

Narwal tusks reveal mercury exposure related to climate change

Published: 31Mar2021

“Our research shows that climate change is having substantial impacts on Arctic ecosystems, with consequences for exposure to toxic pollutants like mercury,” says co-author Jean-Pierre Desforges, a...

Water: Preserving a precious commodity

Published: 31Mar2021

To mark World Water Day (March 22), Bioresource Engineering Professor Chandra Madramootoo a member of the steering committee of the Global Framework on Water Scarcity in Agriculture – expands on...

Growing that bright red berry

Published: 31Mar2021

Bieler Cranberries Inc. is the largest single-site cranberry farm in Canada producing up to 40 million pounds of fruit a year, and its founder and president Marc Bieler is recognized as Canada’s...

John Abbott Sustainability Through Science Symposium


Come learn about how melting sea ice is impacting polar bear gut microbiomes and how to help hydroponics overcome their water waste problem!  /macdonaldCategory: Faculty of Agricultural and...

A Road Map for Greater Food Security and Autonomy


Join us for the first event of the ‘Providing solutions to global challenges’ conference series. A McGill Bicentennial Event....


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