Sustainable Living - AJ

Sustainable Living

Learn how and why to consume more responsibly, make informed stewardship choices and find greater harmony with the planet.

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*** This week’s Summer Student Takeover piece is from the creators of the New Sincerity Podcast. How does it feel to […]

Jill Pelto’s Landscape of Change uses data about sea level rise, glacier volume

A\J readers understand that it is time for action on climate change, but we should also appreciate that there is […]

MoCreebec Eeyoud Council in Moose Factory, ON/Joshua Russell

The MoCreebec Eeyoud Council, an association representing the MoCreebec people of northern Ontario, is taking charge of their power consumption. […]

WE ARE SURROUNDED by a sea of discarded materials that can be reused in building construction. Think of all those […]

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THE HORRID ground-weaver has a mighty name. It suggests a dangerous beast from the old stories, a creature in league with […]

IT’S BEEN OVER 20 YEARS since Gro Harlem Brundtland coined the phrase “sustainable development” in the landmark publication, Our Common […]

WHEN THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICERS from some of Canada’s most influential corporations encourage government intervention to tackle climate change, you […]

TECHNICALLY, only plants can be weeds. But plenty of other organisms are similarly vigorous, adaptive to circumstances and resilient in […]

Mike Morrice and Priyanka Lloyd from the Sustainability CoLab.

At first it can be tricky to pin down what Sustainable Waterloo Region does. That’s not to say the volunteer-fuelled […]

LET’S FACE IT – the really inconvenient truth is that the age of unconstrained exuberance is over. Techno-industrial society has […]

Question of Trust The public trust doctrine holds hope for protecting Canada’s ecosystems. “By the law of nature these things […]

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Last year was a pivotal year for the environment, marking change and action for the environmental movement through the Paris Agreement at […]

What sets BARC apart is the diversity of people it has engaged in reclaiming Hamilton Harbour. WHEN THE BAY Area Restoration […]

Today @AlternativesJ is holding a discussion about our unique issue We, the North. Drop by #Project220 at 3-5pm to talk about what the North means to you and learn more about the stories behind the North issue. @CityKitchener

In response to the #SummerStudentTakeover article "Climate Activism and Corporate Sustainability in a Contemporary Climate Reality", ecological economists #sophiesanniti and #ktkish argue for an alternative approach - one that doesn’t rely on corporations https://t.co/epv0Ntu6ML

In A\J's latest article, Jessica Burman gives us 10 reasons why @HillsideFest is the kind of music festival you won’t find anywhere else https://t.co/23Am4jyjZt

Our new youth-driven platform; ENV Media will officially launch today with the website going live at 10:00pm ET. Be sure to check it out at https://t.co/Xc2Wwr1FMV