'The idea is that environmental health for all is embedded in all our work - including #EnvironmentalJustice. Integrating EJ into our work means looking at how various laws often have negative environmental conditions on marginalized communities.' @sabaaahmadkhan@DavidSuzukiFDN
Help monarch butterflies survive!
The federal government is asking for your thoughts about protecting monarch butterflies under the Species at Risk Act.
Tell Canada to protect monarchs today: ow.ly/VxSL50LSGqJ
Consultation is open until December 20.
**LAST CHANCE to register for our FREE community event. Attend Peel Talks Climate: A Forum for Local Environmental Action today, Dec 1, from 5:30-8 p.m.;
- in-person at Alderlea in downtown Brampton: dsfdn.org/PeelTalksInPer…
- Virtually via Zoom: dsfdn.org/PeelTalksClima…
"Whether the blockade is Wet’suwet’en or Dakota or Anishinaabek, we are all fighting for something that’s actually quite simple — the ability to say no to development in our homelands." #freegrassythestar.com/opinion/contri…
INTO THE WEEDS will be making its Montreal premiere at Concordia University on Monday, Dec 5! Join us for an insightful conversation with guest speakers post-screening. Secure your tickets here 👇ow.ly/3oNW50LRPX7Jn
Ontario will not stand back & let the #Greenbelt be paved over for developments we can not afford. Join us as we join hands at actions across the province to demand Act23 is repealed. In Toronto meet at the College&Bay @2:30p.m. environmentaldefence.ca/handsoffthegre… for a full list of actions
The clock is ticking… ⏳ This Giving Tuesday, give with all you’ve got to help fuel real, transformational solutions to the climate crisis. Get your gift in by midnight and get it matched for double giving power: dsfdn.org/3hPJIeD 💝I
How do we uphold Indigenous land governance at #NatureCOP?
Recognize Indigenous jurisdiction and legal orders, and the critical role Indigenous Peoples play in land governance.
Find out more here: ow.ly/6V0e50LPvnJ
On the heels of COP27, join urban climate leaders and experts as we examine urgent opportunities for cities to adapt and respond to climate change.
Featuring special guest moderator @ewa_jackson of ICLEI Canada. us06web.zoom.us/webinar/regist…
The climate crisis is speeding up and the whole world is feeling it 🌍 Donate today and fuel real climate solutions. Get your gift in by midnight and get it matched for double giving power:dsfdn.org/3hPJIeDaM
“Murals are a chance for us to put our values on display as a society, and pollinators are really important,” says jurist Nick Sweetman.
Learn more about the Rewilding Arts Prize and what rewilding means here 👉ow.ly/1cwS50LOuJPu
Want more giving power? Donate by midnight tomorrow (Giving Tuesday) and anonymous donors will match every gift, dollar for dollar, up to $25,000. Make your gift now, and it will go twice as far: dsfdn.org/3hPJIeD 🎁6
There are two days left for you to apply for the Rewilding Arts Prize!
From jurist Edward Fu-Chen Juan, "cultivating culture & art from nature is a timeless calling for humanity. I look forward to a diverse submission of work & interpretation."
Apply now: ow.ly/96aN50LGiYi
Big oil spends so much time, energy and $ to undermine #ClimateAction by spreading misinformation and lobbying gvts to prevent regulations. They have the power and money to reduce their impact - send your message now to put a cap on oil and gas emissions. ow.ly/cFXZ50LNi19
The cost-of-living and climate crises share the same root cause: expensive oil and gas in a volatile market. Read more: ow.ly/51Cu50LNcGg
If you want Canada to fight inflation and climate change together, say YES to clean, renewable electricity: dsfdn.org/FightClimateCh…
Today’s release by the federal government of the National Adaptation Strategy, accompanied by funds to implement it, is a welcome step toward building community resiliency and health among increasing climate-fuelled severe weather 👏#climateAdaptationnow.ly/tgHI50LNgNhbj
Change can only happen when everyone is part of it.
Join the Future Ground Network, The Climate Justice Organizing HUB, @Reality_Canada, and @smallchangefund for a conversation about learning and working with people within and outside our own generation.
In 2002, Indigenous youth bravely protected their land from loggers at Grassy Narrows.
Join the blockaders on Dec 2 to celebrate 20 years of resistance in an online gathering.
Sign up here 👇 freegrassy.net/blockade/#Dec2…8
Photo Credit: Allan LissnerY
"...Art about nature...is needed to amplify climate solutions & explore the very idea of nature in our communities. A prize that encourages artists to root around in this world is a wonderful addition to our landscape."
- Sarah Lazarovic
Learn more: ow.ly/UKLA50LGgZF
A warming world is affecting many people's decisions about whether or not to have kids. Premiering on CBC this Fri Nov 25 at 9pm, this powerful documentary explores the decisions of having kids during a #ClimateCrisis and features DSF ED @SevernSuzukivimeo.com/757175835
"As a host country that’s failing in many ways to protect and restore its vast, diverse ecosystems, Canada has a large role and responsibility."
David Suzuki calls on Canada to support an ambitious Biodiversity Framework at #COP15ow.ly/OLQ250LLzYo
Over 50% of Canada's greenhouse gas emissions actually come from municipalities. That means that advocating for ambitious climate action at the local level can make a huge difference.
Register for free here to learn more: