Why Toronto should sue oil/coal companies for climate damage

Prof. Estair Van Wagner, of Osgoode Hall Law School, wrote an excellent summary, absolutely worth reading. Great to see how she built on some of my work as the Environmental Commissioner of Ontario.


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Improving climate governance for corporations

Free advice on improving climate governance is now available to corporate directors and Canadian pension plan boards as part of the Canada Climate Law Initiative. #corporategovernance #climatecrisis Details from Joanne Forbes or at http://ccli.ubc.ca.

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Youth Climate Action Summit is a go for Sept. 22

What: Youth Climate Action Summit When: Sunday, September 22, 2019 from 1:30 – 5:30 p.m. Where: Friends Meeting House, 60 Lowther Avenue, Toronto (near St. George Station) Who should attend?  Young climate leaders (approximately ages 16-22), whether you're an experienced...

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Youth climate action summit

Do you have a skill that young climate leaders need? Are you willing to teach it in a free 90 minute workshop? Together with Climate Fast and the Sandbox Project, The Children’s Advocate, Irwin Elman, and I are organizing a...

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Corporate boards: climate disclosure and climate liability

Canadian companies aren’t doing much about the climate crisis. Are they ignoring the science? The regulators? Or the risk of liability? The science is beyond reasonable doubt. Canada is heating up twice as fast as the global average. Wildfires are increasing,...

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