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Environment/Climate Change

January 17, 2012

With Italy, France and Germany already in support, the UK is now the only centre-right Government amongst Europe's five biggest economies not to back the tax.

September 26, 2011

"Acts of civil disobedience have a tried and true history of propelling societies towards change. NUPGE stands behind the protestors in the call to halt this mega pipeline," said James Clancy, National President, National Union of Public and General Employees (NUPGE).

September 21, 2011

NUPGE National President James Clancy participates in innovative international Robin Hood Tax campaign video launch and encourages you to join, too.

September 16, 2011

European campaigners for Robin Hood Tax are optimistic but see next eight weeks as crucial ones for the campaign.

September 6, 2011

Campaign focuses on recent Freedom of Information documents that reveal in startling detail the impact of budget cuts.

August 14, 2011

Help save B.C. parks.

August 12, 2011

Maxim Power Corp. receives final approval for a new coal fired plant and effectively a 45-year free pass to pollute.

November 22, 2010

The report documents extensive evidence of federal and Alberta government lobbying efforts against clean energy policies proposed in the United States, Europe and the state of California.

November 17, 2010

'Stephen Harper has done what he always promised never to do – use unelected officials to counter the will of Parliament and the Canadian public.' - Graham Saul.

July 30, 2009

A week for provincial climate action during the Council of the Federation as Canada's Premiers discuss climate, energy, and trade.