Durban Climate Change Conference

What Will Canada's Climate Legacy Be?

Cameron Fenton | Posted 01.19.2013 | Canada
Cameron Fenton

We are living in a world that is nearly a degree warmer than the average over the past 100 years. The realities of a one-degree world are harsh. Canada has taken a global position to ensure that emissions grow far and above the climate limit, a limit that they were a part of setting in 2009. So what is going to be our climate legacy?

Abandon All Hope Ye Who Enter Durban

Cameron Fenton | Posted 02.07.2012 | Canada Politics
Cameron Fenton

Here at COP17 the world's biggest emitters, being led by the United States, are telling the rest of the world that right now is the time to wait. And yet we are standing upon a continent literally being cooked by climate change.

Storm Clouds Over Durban

Heather Libby | Posted 01.31.2012 | Canada
Heather Libby

Remember When Canada Was an Environmental Leader?

Tzeporah Berman | Posted 01.31.2012 | Canada Politics
Tzeporah Berman

Santa won't be delighted to hear that Canada plans to pull out of the Kyoto Protocol just before Christmas (the North Pole may soon be ice-free in the summer) but it's the real people who live on this continent and know the reality of climate change for whom the Canadian flag has been sullied.