5 Results for climate resilience

Saskatchewan’s Environment Minister Dustin Duncan has announced a new Climate Resilience Measurement Framework to help measure resilience to climate change within the province. The framework is a cornerstone commitment in Prairie Resilience, the Saskatchewan government’s climate change strategy. The action plan includes 25 measures to monitor and enhance the province’s resilience…

November 30, 2018 @ 10:04am

Yesterday, Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, and Jenny Gerbasi, president of the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) announced funding for 72 initiatives in communities across Canada through three funding programs: the Municipalities for Climate Innovation Program (MCIP), the Municipal Asset Management Program (MAMP), and the Green Municipal Fund…

December 13, 2017 @ 11:38am

Yesterday, the city of Kawartha Lakes Council formally launched the Kawartha Lakes Healthy Environment Plan. Since 2016, the City has been working with Partners for Climate Protection, an arm of the FCM that assists municipalities across Canada to design and implement climate change action plans. City partners will work with…

April 19, 2017 @ 11:20am

The Government of Canada has announced that it will invest $24.7 in First Nations climate resilience. Called First Nations Adapt, the program will direct funds towards identifying and ameliorating the impacts of climate change on essential infrastructure in communities on reserve. The program, announced Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Indigenous Affairs…

January 20, 2017 @ 9:16am

In its most recent newsletter, the Intergovernmental Joint Commission presented an updated assessment of the climate science being done in the Great Lakes basin. The article acts as a follow up to the IJC’s December 2015 report State of Climate Change Science in the Great Lakes Basin: A Focus on…

December 15, 2016 @ 9:30am