Ontario Chapter

Biodiversity Benefits Human Health

With the link between biodiversity and human health strongly documented it is welcomed that an extensive and complex report, prepared by the Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity (SCBD) and the World Health Organization (WHO), is highlighting the need for sustainable development policy to reflect this relationship.

The full report can be found here: http://www.cbd.int/en/health/stateofknowledge

Biodiversity Benefits Human Health

With the link between biodiversity and human health strongly documented it is welcomed that an extensive and complex report, prepared by the Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity (SCBD) and the World Health Organization (WHO), is highlighting the need for sustainable development policy to reflect this relationship.

The full report can be found here: http://www.cbd.int/en/health/stateofknowledge

The Great Lakes Protection Act Must be Followed by Action

With more than 80 percent of Ontario’s drinking water coming from Lake Ontario, Sierra Club and Ontario residents will be looking to the new Great Lakes Protection Act (GLPA) for guidance and action on Great Lakes stewardship and protection. 

Link to Media Release: http://ontario.sierraclub.ca/en/node/6930 

Experienced Videographer

Sierra Club Ontario is seeking an experienced Videographer to help us with photography and the creation of a Promotional Video about our Natural Capital Campaign and Tree Planting Events. This person will be required to attend two afternoon events (April 22 + May 23) and produce an edited video promptly after the May long weekend.

Skills/criteria:

·       - Education in video editing and photography

·       -  Experience documenting, capturing and editing video... Read more »

Posting closes: 
Sun, 2015-03-15 (All day)

Natural Capital Events in Peel

As a part of our Natural Capital Campaign, Sierra Club has also been active in Peel Region!  There will be a couple of events offered in Peel, after receiving funding from TD- Friends of the Environment  and Community Foundation Mississauga Grants.

 

 

April 25thWe will have a table at One Million Trees Celebration and Earth Market hosted by the City of Mississauga.

Come out and visit us to say Hi!

There are information booths, vendors, live music, prizes, a food truck, kids’ activities and workshops.... Read more »

 
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