Action Climat Outaouais is the new name for Stop Oléoduc Outaouais. Stop Oléoduc Outaouais recently expanded its mission and changed its name to Action Climat Outaouais. Created in April 2016, Stop Oléoduc Outaouais is a citizen group established initially to explain the issues and risks for the Outaouais region of the Energy East pipeline project and advocate for green and renewable energies. Action Climat Outaouais mission now aims to raise the awareness of Outaouais residents and decision-makers about the multiple causes of climate change and the disastrous effects of these on our environment and on our water in particular. The group wishes to demonstrate the importance of a clean, efficient, inclusive and safe energy transition.
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Québec sans frontières (QSF) is a program that seeks to empower young people, allowing young adults aged between 18 and 35 years old to bring a number of projects to fruition. These projects are usually charitable by nature and take place in Francophone regions of Africa, in Latin America, and in Pacific Asia. This program is for people who have already participated at a QSF project. Québec sans frontières allows young people aged between 18 and 35 years old from the South to come participate in a training program in Quebec.
The Blue Dot movement is a national grassroots campaign based on the idea that everyone in Canada deserves the right to a healthy environment, including clean air and water, and a say in decisions that affect our health and well-being. Ultimately, we seek to amend the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms to include the right to a healthy environment, so that we can join the 110 countries around the world that already have this right included in their constitutions.
CliC is an economic recovery movement where the strength of each gives power to all. CliC is an unprecedented social marketing program that harnesses the power of a growing community of businesses and consumers. CliC is like a refillable opportunity shopping book at will according to your specific needs and multiplies by 5 your purchasing power. Powered by a reinvented loyalty system, CliC generates recurring passive income for both companies and users. CliC stimulates the adoption of responsible social behavior. CliC it is each of us who contributes continuously to economic recovery and a more equitable distribution of new local wealth to build a legacy for all.
The Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society (CPAWS) is Canada's voice for wilderness protection and Canada's only national, non-profit charity dedicated solely to protecting at least half of our public land and water. Since 1963, we've led in the creation of almost half a million square kilometres of protected areas. CPAWS is about people working together to protect Canadian wilderness. We collaborate with Aboriginal peoples, communities, government and industry to develop long term solutions for large-scale conservation.
Cuso International is a development organization that works to reduce poverty and inequality through the efforts of highly skilled volunteers, collaborative partnerships and compassionate donors. We match highly skilled volunteers with local partners who, together, work on specific projects that are designed to help communities thrive and grow. One of our thematic areas is improving sustainable livelihoods, including support for sustainable agriculture, sustainable management of natural resources and the development of markets for fair and environmentally friendly local products and culture.
Development and Peace is a movement and an international solidarity organization that launches each fall, an awareness campaign focused on justice and the preferential option for the poor. We have been present at Ecosphère since the 2nd edition of Brome. Volunteers at the booth present the theme of the 2018 fall campaign, "Share the way" (no one should be forced to flee their home): they then invite people who are sensitive to the cause, to sign a card to the Canadian government. This is of course to tackle the root causes of forced migration.
Development and Peace is the Official international development organization of the Catholic Church in Canada and the Canadian member of Caritas Internationalis. Our mission is to support partners in the global south in the pursuit of alternatives to unjust social, political and economic structures. We educate the Canadian population about the causes of impoverishment of peoples and we mobilize actions for change. We support women in their search for social and economic justice. In the struggle for human dignity, we associate ourselves with social groups from the north and the south.
Application for help to become an entrepreneur as energy advisor in Quebec Energy3r.ca (formerly Consortiumspt.ca) delivery agent for the Rénoclimat program is seeking advisors to conduct energy efficiency evaluations of existing homes. The appraisers advise homeowners on their home improvement projects and help ensure that homes meet EnerGuide standards.
Enviro Éduc-Action is a promoter of eco-citizenship in Outaouais! This NPO educates and accompanies individual and corporate citizens who wish to implement concrete actions in favor of environmental health in the Outaouais. The services offered by the Enviro Educ-Action team are as follows: -environmental education programs and projects, including the Écocitoyennes de l'Outaouais program; -advisory services in institutional green change and eco-friendly event management; -management of community and school greening projects. Come meet us to go green in 2018!