Monday, September 16, 2019

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City of Toronto Releases Its First Ever Resilience Strategy

The City of Toronto has officially released Toronto's first ever Resilience Strategy, which presents a holistic approach to building a more resilient city. "The City...

Thunder Bay Project to Improve Climate Change Resilience

Last week, the Government of Canada announced an investment in Thunder Bay, Ontario to build climate change resilience by reducing the impact of flooding. Patty...

Germany, Netherlands Partner for Smallholder Water Adaptation

Earlier this month, the German Development Minister Gerd Müller hosted commissioners from the Netherlands-based Global Center on Adaptation Commissioners for a meeting of the...

Canada Home to Vast Majority of North America’s Remaining Longest and...

Just over one-third (37 per cent) of the world’s 246 longest rivers remain free-flowing, according to a new study published in the scientific journal Nature. Of those found in...

Government of Canada Helps Protect Richmond, B.C. from Flooding

François-Philippe Champagne, the minister of infrastructure and communities, announced funding for a flood protection project in Richmond, British Columbia. The project involves upgrading approximately 4.3...

Okanagan Water Board Awards Grants to Conserve and Protect Water

The Okanagan Basin Water Board (OBWB) has approved more than $318,000 in funding to 17 projects that will help conserve and protect water in...

Saskatchewan Announces $1.3 Million in Funding to Support Producers

The Government of Saskatchewan, in partnership with Natural Resources Canada and the Saskatchewan Water Security Agency (WSA), announced $1.3 million in funding and in-kind...

Global Water Futures Hosts Forum on Water Security

Experts from across Canada gathered in Ottawa on April 11, 2019 for a forum hosted by Global Water Futures on water security to discuss...

Canada Helps Protect Shoreline and Sewer Systems in Hamilton

François-Philippe Champagne, minister of infrastructure and communities, announced funding for projects that will help protect Hamilton, Ontario from extreme weather events. “This project will protect...

Canada’s Climate is Warming Twice as Fast as Global Average

The newly released Canada’s Changing Climate Report provides the first in-depth, stand-alone assessment of how and why Canada’s climate has changed, and what changes...

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