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Risks to Oil & Gas Finance Are Opaque: What Should Banks Be Telling Us?, Below2C

Risks to Oil & Gas Finance Are Opaque: What Should Banks Be Telling Us?

The just-released 2020 report on global fossil fuel financing by banks, Banking on Climate Change 2020, shows how the big banks are promoting the...
Bailouts Must Support Workers And Incentivize Environmental Innovation, Below2C

Bailouts Must Support Workers And Incentivize Environmental Innovation

It seems almost inevitable that the Canadian government will bail out (once again) the oil and gas sector. But should governments around the world...
Speaking The Truth About Coronavirus And Climate Change With Kids, Below2C

Speaking The Truth About Coronavirus And Climate Change With Kids

There are a lot of links that can be made between coronavirus and climate change. In this article, Harriet Shugarman writes that the two...
Climate Activism In A Global Pandemic, Below2C

Climate Activism In A Global Pandemic

Important connections can be made between the novel Covid 19 pandemic and climate change and doing it in a good way requires nuance and...
The Greed of the Oil Giants Is a Total Betrayal of the Future, Below2C

The Greed of the Oil Giants Is a Total Betrayal of the Future

Is the COVID-19 crisis the wake-up call we've been waiting for? It's an opportunity to reflect on the fragility of our way of life—our...
Timing Is Everything For The Climate, Below2C

Timing Is Everything For The Climate

Climate change is a slow emergency. We’ve known about the dire effects of global warming for decades but it’s mostly been a slower burn...
Beds are Burning - The Australian Wildfires, Below2C

Beds are Burning – The Australian Wildfires

'Beds Are Burning' is from the album 'Songs For Australia'. The album is a collection of songs recorded to bring global attention to the...
A 26-WeeK Climate Emergency Transition Program For Canada (Weeks 1-8), Below2C

A 26-WeeK Climate Emergency Transition Program For Canada (Weeks 1-8)

This is a work of imagination. But the urgency of the crisis is real, the need for the suggested programs is real, and the...
Music Is A Powerful Tool In The Fight For Our Climate, Below2C

Music Is A Powerful Tool In The Fight For Our Climate

Music is powerful. We are deeply impacted by the music we listen to. It can influence our moods and shape our behaviours. This is...
The No-Fly Sabbatical, Below2C

The No-Fly Sabbatical

Lenore Fahrig is a climate colleague who lives in Ottawa. She is Chancellor's Professor of Biology and co-director of the Geomatics and Landscape Ecology...
The People of Eh, Below2C

The People of Eh

As the climate crisis becomes truly obvious and severe, Canadians remain hesitant to take the kind of decisive and comprehensive action that is called...
Death of Teck Mine Is A Turning Point for Canadian Climate Policy, Below2C

Death of Teck Mine Is A Turning Point for Canadian Climate Policy

The death of the Frontier Teck Tar Sands project marks a turning point for Canadian climate policy going forward. And this is happening not...