Posted October 2, 2020 by Ann Dale

What makes for a good society? One that values and measures the things that count. Edmonton has just incorporated a carbon budget limiting the greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) it can emit, hopefully, the first of many cities to do so.

Posted September 25, 2020 by Ann Dale

There are critical tipping points that we will reach above a 1.5 C. degree warming, similar to a cascade of falling dominoes. Alarming signs are now occurring—the wildfires in California, growing cracks and crevasses in the ice shelves protecting two of Antarctica’s largest glaciers. The Greenland ice sheet is one example of a tipping point; it contains enough ice to raise global sea levels by seven metres, if it were all to melt. And it is prone to runaway melting.

Posted September 18, 2020 by Ann Dale
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The current pandemic has certainly imposed a pause on the world. Hopefully, we will rebuild more sustainably through understanding the co-benefits (Newell et al., 2018) of conserving biodiversity, climate adaptation, mitigation and improving human well-being through green infrastructure.

Posted September 10, 2020 by Ann Dale
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An independent group of 15 finance, policy and sustainability leaders and a group of expert advisors launched its preliminary report on 5 Bold Moves for A Resilient Economy. They are the following:

Posted September 4, 2020 by Christopher Ling

The Bachelor of Environmental Practice (BEP) is a unique degree completion program that offers huge flexibility whilst at the same time being specifically tailored to meet the needs of future environmental professionals in Canada.