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Thursday, 8 September 2016
This fall, the Centre for Sustainable Development will be celebrating its fifth anniversary with a special program and a brand-new campaign titled My Green Home, aimed at inspiring citizens with tips and tricks for a mor
Monday, 10 October 2016
What’s better than a bike ride through bucolic countryside?  Unfortunately, these beautiful fields may have been sprayed with atrazine, a synthetic herbicide used extensively in corn cultivation.  This pesticide is found throughout our environment and accompanies us, without our knowledge, durin
Wednesday, 10 August 2016
On August 10, 2016, at 11:30 a.m. in the midst of the World Social Forum (WSF) and in collaboration with Equiterre, the Centre for Sustainable Development will be hosting a large networking event mainly for WSF participants.
Tuesday, 1 March 2016
On March 1rst at 12:15, Equiterre will be hosting the conference "The True Cost of Oil" at the Centre for Sustainable Developement, giving attendees a chance to meet the artist and photographer Garth Lenz.
Saturday, 27 February 2016
On February 27 from 8 pm to 1 am, dive into a red-hot atmosphere and ponder the consequences of climate change while having a blast at the Centre for Sustainable Development! 
Friday, 2 December 2016
The city’s greenest Christmas craft show, presented by RECYQ-QUÉBEC and organized by ENvironnement JEUnesse, will be in town from December 2nd to 4th at the Centre for Sustainable Development. Mark your calendar to make sure you don't miss this year's Salon des artisans récupérateurs (SAR)!
Wednesday, 5 October 2016
  On October 12th at 6 pm, come celebrate the Centre’s fifth anniversary at a Great Green Ball, THE chic, green party of the season!
Tuesday, 9 August 2016
The Centre for Sustainable Development will be hosting free, express guided tours in the midst of the World Social Forum (WSF), thanks to a partnership with Equiterre and Hydro-Québec.
Tuesday, 9 August 2016
In order to highlight this major international forum taking place in Montreal this year, the Centre for Sustainable Development will be hosting a series of events between August 9 and 14, 2016.
Friday, 20 May 2016
Come and enjoy the sunshine at the Great Urban Picnic’s third edition, organized by the Centre for Sustainable Development in collaboration with the David Suzuki Foundation. Event starts at 10 o'clock on Friday, May 20th,
Tuesday, 17 May 2016
This summer, the Centre for Sustainable Development’s festive activities and thought-provoking talks will be intertwined with many of Montreal’s most notable festivals, such as the Formula 1 Grand Prix du Canada, the Montreal International Jazz Festival and the
Tuesday, 10 May 2016
From June 14 to July 9 2016, the Centre for Sustainable Development will be hosting Nicolas Lévesque’s exhibit Lush Life, Wanderings and Trances, produced by the Saguenay Zoom Photo Festival and presented in collaboration with the Montreal International
Tuesday, 5 April 2016
On April 5th from 11 am to 2 pm, the Centre for Sustainable Development will be hosting an urban sugar shack event in collaboration with Equiterre. A chance to sweeten participants up and raise public awareness about climate change issues.
Tuesday, 15 March 2016
The buzz surrounding the Centre for Sustainable Development, first LEED Platinum certified building in Quebec, shows the organization has reached its goal of providing a space for reflection, innovation, education and the meeting of minds on sustainable development.
Thursday, 28 January 2016
On January 28 at 7 pm, the Centre will be presenting, in collaboration with the David Suzuki Foundation, the movie
Thursday, 14 January 2016
On January 14, 2016, from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., the Centre for sustainable development and Cataléthique will present the Who are the ecopreneurs? Our first green drinks event of 2016.
Thursday, 14 January 2016
From January 14 to February 3, the Centre will be presenting Judith Prat’s exhibit Coltan, shown for the first time in Montreal.
Tuesday, 27 October 2015
On October 27th at 12:15, the Centre for Sustainable Development will be hosting the talk  Geo-Engineering: Our Plan B if Paris 2015 Fails?
Tuesday, 13 October 2015
On October 13th at 12:15, the Centre for Sustainable Development will be hosting a talk titled “Promoting Food Security in a Changing Arctic”, in collaboration with the Institut des sciences de l'environnement de l'UQAM (ISE) and the Conseil régional de l'environnement de Montréal.
Tuesday, 6 October 2015
On October 6th at 12:15, the Centre for Sustainable Development, in collaboration with the David Suzuki Foundation, will be hosting a talk by David Boyd, environmental lawyer, professor, and author currently touring the country to promote his latest book titled Cleaner, Greener, Healthier: A Pre