“There are many ongoing discussions on very promising sources of funds, like a financial transaction tax, which is also called the Robin Hood Tax,” Karen Orenstein, Friends of the Earth.
“This report amounts to an admission that the B.C. government’s forest policies have failed,” says BCGEU President Darryl Walker.
The B.C. government's Economic Benefits of British Columbia’s Provincial Parks study reveals a huge economic return from government investment in B.C.’s parks system.
Stand up for democracy by joining the June 13 protest agains tthe Conservative's budget bill.
The transportation sector accounts for 40 per cent of B.C. climate-altering greenhouse gas emissions.
On June 4, NUPGE is joining with faith groups, trade unions, associations, businesses, First Nations, environment groups, human rights groups, pro democracy groups and seniors, across the country, to say: Silence is Not an Option.
Thousands join together to protest the federal budget by darkening their websites on June 4.
The federal government has hidden important changes to environmental and pipeline policy inside the omnibus budget bill.
This week Harper's Natural Resources Minister, Joe Oliver announced that new legislation to splinter the current environmental review process will be tabled very soon. Maybe it will be just in time for Earth Day!
The list of strikes against the environment is significant in this budget.