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Trudeau needs unions to achieve his ambitious climate agenda
(The Hill Times, 2016-02-01)
This 1-page opinion piece by Professor Carla Lipsig Mumme appeared in The Hill Times, February 1, 2016. Post COP21, it argues for the role of unions and workers in the formation of climate policy in Canada.
Darker Politics: Democracies, Labour Rights and Climate Change - Video
(Adapting Canadian Work and Workplaces (ACW), 2017-05-26)
This video, available on YouTube at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=im0Cv53fV_Y is a recording of an ACW public event on Friday, May 26 2017, held at Innis Town Hall Theatre, University of Toronto, Toronto. Speakers ...
After Paris Conference Toronto 2015 - video 1 - Welcome and Introduction by Rafael Gomez and Chair, Carla Lipsig Mummé
(Adapting Canadian Work and Workplaces (ACW), 2015)
Welcome and introduction by Rafael Gomez, University of Toronto, and Carla Lipsig Mummé, York University, to Adapting Canadians Work and Workplaces. International Panel: After Paris: Politics, Climate Change and Labour. ...
What Do We Know? Reviewing the State of Knowledge on Climate, Work and Employment in Canada
(Work in a Warming World (W3), 2010)
This paper presents the results of the first national ‘state of expert knowledge’ study of the impact of climate change on work and employment in Canada. Climate change is defined as recent changes in climate attributable ...
Factsheet: Low-Carbon Construction of Canada’s “Built Environment”
(Adapting Canadian Work and Workplaces (ACW), 2016-05)
Buildings are the fourth highest source of greenhouse gas emissions by economic sector in Canada, and will surpass electricity to become the third highest source by 2020. Reducing the greenhouse gases (GHGs) emitted by ...
Work and Climate Change 2012 Workshop
(Work in a Warming World (W3), 2012-09-21)
A brochure describing the agenda, abstracts, and speaker biographies for a workshop held at Simon Fraser University September 21 2012. How can institutions of work adapt more effectively, and contribute more fully, to the ...
Saving the Planet and Creating Jobs: W3 Atlantic Forum 2011 - Program
(Work in a Warming World (W3), 2011-09-30)
The document summarizes presentations from the speakers at the Saving the Planet and Creating Jobs: Work in a Warming World Atlantic Forum. This two-day conference was held at St Thomas University, Fredericton, New Brunswick, ...
Green/ing Jobs: Definitions, Dilemmas and Strategies: W3 Conference 2011
(Work in a Warming World (W3), 2011)
This brochure outlines the agenda and brief versions of conference papers from a conference held at York University, Toronto on January 20th 2011. Speakers Clare Demerse, Pembina Institute, Sara Letourneau, Bluegreen ...