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Information and updates on our efforts to mitigate climate change.

With more than 700 green roofs, Toronto is missing an opportunity to grow its own food: U of T researchers

A group of University of Toronto researchers are looking at ways to convert Toronto’s numerous green roofs into places where people can grow food. — Read on

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Protect, Restore, Fund – Nature is our best defense to the climate crisis.

Greta Thunberg, George Monbiot and Nature Now have created an excellent video on how we must focus on protecting and restoring our natural environments. Fund investment in protecting and restoring nature while reducing/eliminating funding of fossil fuels and the continued

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Climate strike: Walkout, protests for climate change on September 20 – The Washington Post

Friday’s strikes come three days before world leaders are set to gather at the United Nations on Monday for a much-anticipated climate summit. — Read on

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We, the peoples of the Amazon, are full of fear. Soon you will be too | Raoni Metuktire | Opinion | The Guardian

We have warned you about the destruction of our lands. You must listen before it is too late, says Raoni Metuktire, chief of the indigenous Brazilian Kayapó people — Read on This opinion piece speaks deeply about the Amazon

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TreeSisters making a difference in the Mangrove Swamps on Madagascar

From TreeSisters Women Seeding Change newsletter Feb. 7, 2017 How Your Mangrove Trees are Saving Lives and Landscapes In our Madagascar mangrove tree-planting project the trees that you are funding are helping to both restore the landscape as well as

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More Good News – Oxford Diocese to Divest from Fossil Fuels announces Oxford Diocese has voted to divest from fossil fuels and calls on the Church of England to do the same.  Another positive step in addressing climate change and the urgent need to move away from investment and support

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Divestment – it’s finally happening and it’s a good thing

 An Everyday Sustainable Action Divestment from fossil fuel investments is gathering speed, universities and foundations are realizing better long-term investment lies with sustainable, socially responsible companies.  If you have investments consider this as an Everyday Sustainable action you can take

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People’s Climate March Aftermath

Yesterday in New York City and around the world the People’s March for Climate Change occurred in advance of the U.N. Climate Change Summit being held in that same city this week.  The turn out was huge in many places

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