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By Mike Morrice, Executive Director “Another world is not only possible, she is on her way. On a quiet day, I can hear her breathing.” ― Arundhati Roy It’s been just over one month since COP 21. Going in to the conference, global climate change commitments were estimated to put us on track for a […]

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Brent Kopperson is the Executive Director of Windfall Ecology Centre, a member organization of the CoLab Network based in York Region, Ontario. Brent was a delegate at COP21 and we asked him to share his insights as an on-the-ground perspective of this historic agreement.  … Right after the COP 21 Climate Change agreement was reached […]

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Why I’m optimistic about PM-designate Trudeau and what this election could mean for sustainability organizations in Canada. By Mike Morrice, Executive Director. This past June, I was invited to speak with the House of Commons’ Standing Committee on Environment & Sustainable Development. While the study I was to be a witness for was fitting (“the […]

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Written by Rebecca Danard, Executive Director of reThink Green. ReThink Green is an organization built around networks. In our community of Sudbury, we have led the creation of Green Connect: a network of local environmental groups; and The Forge: an eco-friendly co-working network space. We are also members of several networks: the Sustainability Network, the Ontario […]

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By Mike Morrice, Executive Director of Sustainability CoLab How’s this for a fun question: let’s say you could put 20 of Canada’s most influential sustainability leaders on a remote island for three days. Who would you pick? And what could come of it? Staff at four family foundations – McConnell, Breuninger, BMW and Ivey – […]

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A new sense of empowerment & collaboration from sub-nationals across the continent By Mike Morrice Typically, I’m not too interested in large meetings of political leaders discussing climate change. Time and again it’s been proven that gatherings of this kind don’t produce much of an outcome, and I’m disinterested in words without action. Having been […]

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