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Ontario Announces Members of Advisory Panel on Climate Change

The advisory panel on climate change consists of experts on climate change resiliency who have experience in a variety of sectors, including the not-for-profit,...

International Secretariat for Water Launches #WaterGeneration

The International Secretariat for Water (ISW) has launched #WaterGeneration, a new global hub for youth, water, and sustainable development. "The International Secretariat for Water is...

Canadian Chantal Guay Elected to ISO Council

Canada’s interests will be represented at the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) with the election of Standards Council of Canada (SCC) CEO Chantal Guay...

Permafrost Loss Could Cause Abrupt Arctic Climate Changes

Researchers from McGill University have published Abrupt changes across the Arctic permafrost region endanger northern development, which has projected that as permafrost continues to...

Ontario to Undertake Provincial Climate Impact Assessment

Ontario has announced that it will undertake a multi-sector provincial climate impact assessment as it looks for ways to address climate change. The assessment is...

Water Use by Plant Life to Make Less Water Available for...

A new study from Dartmouth College has found that consumption of water by plant life will increase in the future due to climate change,...

Toronto City Council Declares Climate Emergency

Toronto City Council has voted unanimously to declare a climate emergency and to adopt a stronger emissions reduction target for Toronto. "We have joined cities...

Measuring Water and Climate Risk in an Uncertain World

Water is the ultimate Goldilocks product – too little and the land shrivels into desert, too much and we’re paddling. Still, managing water flow has...

Choices Made Now Critical for the Future of Our Ocean and...

The latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Special Report highlights the urgency of prioritizing timely, ambitious, and coordinated action to address unprecedented and...

CSA Posts Further Guidance on Climate Change Risk

Earlier this month, the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) announced the publication of CSA Staff Notice 51-358 Reporting of Climate Change-related Risks, which is intended...

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