Environment, peace and social justice
Environnement, paix, justice sociale

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  (photos: D.Millar)    rivière Athabasca River




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Directories / Répertoires
Public research centres / Recherches publiques

NGOs and issues / ONG et enjeux éco

News / actualités
Spiritual practices and reflections / pensées et pratique
Interfaith / d'autres croyances / opinions

Peacemaking & the environment / paix & l’environnement

AVP / Apprendre la non-violence

Habitat

Sustainable agriculture / Agriculture soutenable
Social justice / Justice sociale

Youth internships, exchanges / Stages et recherches jeunesse

Lesson plans & resources for teachers, parents 
Leçons en français, ressources éducatives

Music (we welcome suggestions) / suggérez-nous de la musique



Directories / Répertoires

Ecoportal Canada environmental groups by region and topic
Green Pages NGO list and news by U Waterloo students, with de.licio.us tags
Mission Green list of Canadian eco-projects
Culture.ca see nature, eco-tourism links
Réseau québécois des groupes écologistes actualités, actions; voir aussi le répertoire des groupes publié par Arborescence
Le cercle des phénix lauréats québécois éco
RQGE répertoire de groupes écolos du Québec
Communautique inforoute citoyenne québécoise, avec babillard
Écolo-info Canada browser toolbar/barre d'outils pour fureteur
Portail de l’environnement du Québec
Maillons Québec inforoute techno-écolo, avec babillard
CoCo Centre for Community Organizations, Quebec-wide network and calendar of events

Sage Foundation philanthropies and volunteer support

CharityVillage.com directory of non-profits / répertoire d’OSBL

Canadian Social Research Links
/ Site de recherche sociale au Canada

UN Environmental Network
Glen Barry USA – world environmental links by topic



               dawn - aube sur la Petite Mississippi, Ontario

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Public research centres / Recherches publiques

Peace and Environment Resource Centre, Ottawa - links
PIRG Canada all provinces' PIRGs / un GRIP francophone à l'UQAM
USPIRG , CorpWatch and
SourceWatch USA
CELA Canadian Environmental Law Association /ACDE
CIELAP  Canadian Institute for Environmental Law and Policy /
ICDPE Institut canadien du droit et de la politique de l’environnement
CIELAP Teachers' Guide to the NPRI (Jan 2006) how to use Canada’s National Pollutant Release Inventory

Desmogblog by Vancouverites Jim Hoggan, Ross Gelbspan and by Richard Littlemore to unmask paid PR lobbyists and climate change deniers

Union of Concerned Scientists on global warming

IISD International Institute for Sustainable Development, Winnipeg

CPRN Canadian Policy Research Networks / Réseaux canadiens de recherche
en politiques publiques

Global poverty maps and links
SDA Sustainable Development Association green mapping
Tyndall Centre
for Climate Change Research, UK
Centre for Sustainable Energy UK
UN IPCC
: reports by Intergovernment Panel on Climate Change
Real Climate by US scientists

Pembina Institute and its OilSandsWatch Canada 

Lester Brown Earth Policy Institute eco-indicators and action programs
CANIPY / API  Canada International Polar Year - data maps / Année polaire internationale - cartes

Environmental Working Group US pollution & pesticide watchdog

Alternatives environmental magazine

Council of Canadians  

Polaris Institute studies of world water, oilsands, military spending, SLAPP

Common Frontiers news about social justice in the Americas vs free-trade, SPP / RQIC Réseau québécois sur l’intégration continentale, justice sociale v. libre-échange aux Amériques


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                    janvier près de Vancouver




               summer in Haida Gwaii
                    été, Îles Charlotte, CB


NGOs and issues / ONG et enjeux éco

David Boyd, Forty unanswered questions about Canada’s environmental record
One Less Ton by Pembina Institute
David Suzuki Foundation news and links for each topic
site officiel de Hubert Reeves  
Polaris Institute eco- and social justice links
Council of Canadians / Conseil des canadiens
Greenpeace Canada
CPAWS: Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society / SNAP: Société pour la nature et les parcs du Canada
ATSA Action terroriste socialement acceptable: artistes engagés
Environmental Art museum online
Raging Grannies / Mémés déchaînées
Worldwatch Institute
Wikipedia article on An Inconvenient Truth
global warming links
An Inconvenient Truth, its action page and links 
Whole Earth magazine archives, resources, links 
Earth Island Institute USA
Amory Lovins’ soft-energy Rocky Mountain Institute, USA
Friends of the Earth International ou AmiEs de la Terre, Québec
Sierra Club Canada / sa section 
Québec
Oxfam Canada  health, food security, international social justice & aid, news and links
Oxfam Québec justice sociale et action humanitaire par l'encadrement social ou l'édification de la paix

Agenda 21 / Agenda 21 au Québec  
AQOCI Association québécoise des organismes de coopération internationale

Front commun québécois pour la gestion des déchets  
CYCC Canadian Youth Climate Coalition

Sustainable Campuses / Campus Durables  

Climate Action Canada  /  Réseau Action Climat Canada
Coalition Québec vert Kyoto

Mission antarctique: Jean Lemire de Sedna IV, et Sedna.tv 

Pollution Probe – clean air and water
Pollution Watch

Environmental Bureau of Investigation  

Save the River! Upper St Lawrence 

Friends of the Salmon River near Kingston ON

Eau secours! / SOS Water Québec
Fondation Rivières / Rivers Foundation Québec 
The Nature Conservancy / Conservation de la Nature 
Vélo-Québec cyclisme 
PETA People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals

The Bubble zine and directory for ethical living in Canada 

TNS Canada: The Natural Step, sustainability planning for businesses 
WWF World Wildlife Fund (endangered species) Canada, international, and WWF France
Fondation Nicolas Hulot France
Défi pour la terre
France
John Brunzl's Simpol.org  Simultaneous Policy
Global Commons Institute C&C: Contraction & Convergence to stop greenhouse gases, differs from cap & trade
Swedish-govt energy company Vattenfall's GHS reduction scenarios
Transparency International vs bribes & corruption, pdf en français
SustainableScale.org USA, eco-economics & sustainable practices
Earth First civil disobedience, monkeywrenching / La terre d’abord, Québec
Fondation Nicolas Hulot et le pacte écologique français
Institut du Nouveau Monde école d’été et débats publiques
Nature Québec biodiversité, écotours, zine FrancVert
Grain Vert, France
World Social Forum / Forum Social Mondial Puerto Alegre & follow-ups / et suite
Tobin tax and Simpol.org international action to introduce climate policies simultaneously
Carbon Trade Watch   
Worldchanging.com US "bright green capitalist" discussion & actions
UN Global Compact: 10 principles for sustainable capitalism

KEI Knowledge Ecology International unblocks 3rd world medical supplies

Centre for Global Development USA ‘realistic governance’ thinktank

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  November dawn, Toronto islands - aube de novembre

News / actualités

CGR Global Research / Mondialisation - recherche de Profs. Chossudovsky et Ladouceur, Ottawa
Several sources of alternative Canadian news and podcasts:

Rabble.ca
dominionpaper.ca 
StraightGoods 
The Tyee 
Our Times
ThisMagazine
Alternatives magazine in English & français

CCPA Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives Monitor
CMAQ indymedia Québec, English & français, links / liens – used by many youth protesters but has no editorial control or fact-checking!

Mostlywater.org Canadian water, environmental and First Nations news
(Haida Gwaii) Gowgaia Institute's Spruceroots magazine, logging video
Sierra Legal
news
Partnership Africa Canada / Partenariat Afrique Canada
CCDHAL Comité chrétien pour les droits humains en Amérique latine
Transnational Institute
Multinational Monitor list of 10 worst corporations
Corporate Europe Observatory links
Jus Semper Global Alliance corporate responsibility, living wage, anti-sweatshop (related to CCC Task Force on Corporate Responsibility)
Alternatives North
CBI Canadian Boreal Initiative / IBC
Initiative boréale canadienne
Mining Watch
Human Rights Watch English & français, et La Ligue des droits et libertés au Québec
Liaisons d’Avenir réseau international
d’Albert Jacquard écologiste
Les Verts français et leur bulletin Vert-Electro en
ligne
New Internationalist magazine UK
The Independent UK
Environment.Guardian UK
Anti-Slavery International
Les humains associés zine, blog, Humanews de France
UN indigenous peoples issues

Canadian Climate Action / Réseau action climat Canada network news, documents

Orion Society offers online reports from grassroots eco-organizations across the USA, articles from its magazine, study guides and books, "current conversations" in online forums, and "conference call" podcasts, internships

Union of Concerned Scientists USA – global warming, clean energy & vehicles, peace & security, food, invasive species, scientific integrity.
The Climate Group UK, USA and Australia
UK Camp for Climate Action vs coal-fired power station
ecumenical Christian Aid UK - news
Rhett Butler’s Mongabay.com RSS news
Alternatives International news / actualités, English & français
Buzztracker digital map of current world news

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Spiritual practices and reflections / pensées et pratique

KAIROS Canada: ecumenical justice initiatives
KAIROS sustainable lifestyles symposium, August 2007 at Camp Nee-Kau-Nis, Waubaushene, ON
Earthlight magazine
Faith and the Common Good newsletter
WICC Women’s Interchurch Council of Canada
Ecofeminism Net
United Church of Canada’s Wondercafé
United Church Justice, Global, and Ecumenical Relations documents and links
Geez magazine, Winnipeg
ex-UNESCO David Adams on the culture and psychology of peace
Rob Stewart’s Canadian Culture of Peace Program, Calgary and writings
Citizens for Public Justice (Christian Reformed Church and ecumenical)
Conference of Canadian Catholic Bishops / Conférence des Évèques catholiques du Canada
Développement et Paix, Québec
ROJeP Réseau œcuménique justice et paix
, Québec
Catholic Worker movement catholicworker.org/ and catholicworker.com/
Transformative Learning Centre University of Toronto
Jesuit Centre for Social Faith and Justice
Imagining and Imaging Peace Profs Joanna Bottenberg, Gregory Baum
Quaker.ca CYM Minute 2006 Toward a Culture of Peace / Vers une culture de la paix
L’Arche de Lanza del Vasto philosophe de la non-violence
Friends Energy Project USA links, blogs, energy saving, dangers quiz 
Quaker Earthcare Witness

FWCC Friends World Committee on Consultation worldwide Quaker networks and service projects

Quaker United Nations Office peacework, aboriginal rights, links
Quaker Institute for the Future and its blog Towards a Moral Economy
Pendle Hill study centre [Quakers, USA] see also Quaker.org USA
Woodbrooke study centre [Quakers, UK]
QPSW Quakers for Peace and Social Witness, UK
Canadian Forum on Religion and Ecology
Chuck Fager’s Quaker House for US conscientious objectors, links
John Courtneidge’s InterestFreeMoney
Mike Nickerson’s Sustain/7th Generation  
Bill McKibben, Methodist ecologist
Mouvement vers l’Esprit Communautaire au Québec
/ Movement toward Community Spirit,
inspired by the writings of Robert Peck and Marshall Rosenberg
Pierre Barbès du MEC, ‘Cette paix qui part du cœur’, actions à entreprendre

Dom Helder Camara: Give Peace to the People of the World , Spiral of Violence

CNVC Center for Non-violent Communication, inspired by Marshall Rosenberg
IFOR International Fellowship of Reconciliation / MIR Mouvement international de la réconciliation, Kootenay FOR
TFF Transnational Foundation for Peace and Future Research founded in Scandinavia, now includes all faiths and nations: international peace research
What would Jesus Drive? discussion materials from Evangelical Environmental Network, USA
Rabbis for human rights USA
Ekklesia.co.uk peace & justice news, theology, links
Christian Ecology Link, UK
World Conference of Religions for Peace
WCC World Council of Churches - Justice Peace and Creation
WCC documents for example, [ecology in] Bases of the Social Doctrine of the Russian Orthodox Church and the environment encyclical of "green Patriarch" Eastern Orthodox Bartholomew I
TéléQuébec: série Le Rebut Global avec Jacques Languirand


Interfaith / d’autres croyances / opinions

Review of Grace Feuerverger’s Oasis of Dreams on her peacework with Jewish and Palestinian children in Neve Shalom / Wahat al Salam schools; resources
(Tibetan Buddhist) Dalai Lama
(Japanese Buddhist) Sokka Gakkai peace initiatives
(Thai Buddhist) Sulak Sivaraksa and
(Vietnamese Buddhist) Thich Nhat Hanh, peacemakers
US Buddhist environmentalist Joanna Macy’s book and DVD Coming Back to Life (a revision of her Despair and Empowerment) of spiritual practices for peacemaking and deep ecology
Buddhist Peace Fellowship, USA; see also Garrison Institute and Naropa University
(Ismaili Muslim) Aga Khan Foundation Canada: international aid
Bharat (Joseph Cornell’s) Sharing Nature yoga meditation
Sri Sri Ravi Shankar’s Art of Living (Hindu diet, yoga and peace)
and Yesplus for youth
Sri Aurobindo's Auroville

Chris Johnstone’s international newsletter Great Turning Times, UK
Rob Paterson PEI environmentalist
How to save the world Dave Pollard, Toronto environmentalist
Trish Turliuk, Hamilton ON photographer and ecologist
Bowen Island Journal from British Columbia
Mitchell Anderson climate-change blog from Vancouver

The Oil Drum blogs on the oil crisis / sur la crise pétrolière
DeSmogBlog of Vancouver unmasks climate-change-deniers and PR firms

George Monbiot writings by UK environmentalist
Élucubrations d'un idéaliste convaincu Michäel Séguin, Montréal
Liberté verte de Sébastien Prudhomme, Montréal
Richard Desjardins chansonnier, écrivain, écologiste; voir aussi son
Aux Arbres Citoyens
Réseau Écolo Libertaire anarchistes écolos
Pauline Petite Verte et Petite Verte 2 à Paris, liens
Écolo du Jour, blog de Grégoire Jacob, France
World Forum on Theology and Liberation / Forum mondial théologie et libération Nairobi Jan 2007 - Élucubrations d’un idéaliste convaincu,
blog of an Iranian muslim, both involved in World Forum

Quakerquaker group blog, selected by seven US editors
Quakeragitator blog by Dave, a Quaker in NJ, USA
Quakerranter Martin Kelley, USA and his Nonviolence.org
green anarchist Quaker, in New England, USA
Moments in the life…Quaker girl, USA
blog of Tom Fox, Quaker killed on CPT peace mission in Iraq
Public Quaker a young UK scientist
Quakerquaker group blog, selected by seven US editors
Quakeragitator blog by Dave, a Quaker in NJ, USA
Quakerranter Martin Kelley, USA and his Nonviolence.org
green anarchist Quaker, in New England, USA
Moments in the life…Quaker girl, USA
blog of Tom Fox, Quaker killed on CPT peace mission in Iraq
Public Quaker a young UK scientist


            aube - dawn at Tow Hill, Haida Gwaii


          après l'orage - Skidegate Channel after a storm


                     Swartz Bay, Vancouver Island


                       printemps à Victoria - February


                                      Ottawa - octobre


           juin /June, Skidegate Channel, Haida Gwaii


                     village oubliée, Haida Gwaii
                        old village site of the Haida people

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Peacemaking and the environment / paix et l’environnement

CYM Quaker resources see Peacemaker sites
CPA Canadian Peace Alliance / ACP Alliance canadienne pour la paix
Canadian International Peace Project
CPCC Canadian Peacebuilding Coordinating Committee
Ceasefire.ca disarmament, peace, social justice
Physicians for Global Survival / Médicins pour la survie mondiale (Canada): peace, environment
CNANW Canadian Network to Abolish Nuclear Weapons
The Halifax Initiative
Project Ploughshares. See also CDI Center for Defence Information USA
Mines Action Canada / Actions Mines Canada anti-landmines
Canadian Coalition for Nuclear Responsibility / Regroupement pour la surveillance du nucléaire,
voir aussi Sortir du nucléaire
CNANW Canadian Network to Abolish Nuclear Weapons
ICUCEC Inter-Church Uranium Committee Educational Cooperative, Saskatchewan
Conscience Canada peace tax / Nos impôts pour la paix

Échec à la guerre Québec, mouvement contre la guerre en Irak - petition against partnership in US wars
American deserters' testimony about Iraq war and Fallujah;
see also
Canada 
War Resisters Support Campaign / Campagne d'appui aux résistantEs à la guerre
Operation Objection to counter armed forces recruitment in Canada

CitoyenNEs pour un ministère de paix 

Artisans de Paix, Montréal

Cercle de Paix, Montréal

Uberculture Collective, Concordia U. – Know War, Waltown

Artistes pour la paix, Québec
Coalition de Québec pour la paix
Physicians for Global Survival / Médecins pour la survie mondiale (Canada)
International Peace Council multifaith
Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs
Mayors for Peace
MDM Médecins du monde: aide international

Catholic Pax Christi international

CPCC Canadian Peacebuilding Coordinating Committee: anti-arms trade, violence against children, links  
Women in Black, international peace network, links
WILPF Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom
Global Witness news: corporate impacts on environment, wars

Arms Sales Monitoring Project USA

SIPRI Sweden: world military expenditure, yearbook
Givewings (Bob Seeley) US peace nonviolence and social change links
world Peace Pole project
Third World Traveler documents and research on world peace & war
Senlis Council analysis of ‘war on terror’ and ‘war on drugs’
Trans-National Institute analyses of war threats, arms trade
Centre de documentation et de la recherche sur la paix et les conflits, France
CDI Center for Defense Information, USA – analysis by ex-military peace activists
ACDN Action citoyenne pour le désarmement nucléaire, France
Centre for Non-Proliferation Studies, USA
Bertrand Russell Peace Foundation
BRussells Tribunal
Control Arms / Contrôlez les armes joint action by AI, Oxfam, IANSA
INES International Network of Engineers and Scientists for global responsibility
International Peace Bureau
Science for Peace
Institute for Science and International Security, USA
info on ionizing radiation from the Committee for Nuclear Responsibility, USA



        Montréal



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        promenade sur / on Mont Royal, Montréal

AVP / Apprendre la non-violence

AVP Canada: Alternatives to Violence
Centre de Ressources sur la Non-Violence Montréal
Edupax contre la violence en milieu scolaire
AVP: Alternatives to Violence project international
Challenge Day USA – high school anti-violence
Nonviolent Peace Force /  Force non-violente de paix
accompaniment
Inter Pares 
Foster Parents Plan Canada aid, non-violence training
Canadian Observatory on School Violence Prevention / Observatoire canadien pour la prévention de la violence à l’école
A Force More Powerful book & videos on non-violence in action, resources, lesson plan
International Centre on Non-Violent Conflict, USA

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Ontario farmhouse
                      maison de ferme en Ontario

Habitat

Archibio habitat écologique
Urban Ecology / écologie urbaine
Institut du Nouveau Monde S’approprier son logis OBNL

Habitat for Humanity /  Habitat pour l’Humanité / ReStore Montréal
FRAPRU Front d’action populaire en réaménagement urbain – logement social
CAIC Canadian Alternative Investment Cooperative
Grow the Greenbelt Toronto area greens

Urban Ecology Centre / Centre d’Écologie Urbaine Montréal
City Mayors and GUSSE city-to-city environmental news
ICSC International Centre for Sustainable Cities
SEHN Science and Environmental Health Network, USA
Urban Ecology Australia with frog-stick sustainability checklist
Mark Lyon’s article “Why we must ration” carbon allowances
The 2030 challenge in architecture
UN sustainable development programs
UN Environmental Program magazine
UN Best Practices
greening database / Meilleures Pratiques vertes de l’ONU
ILSR Institute for Local Self-Reliance USA: green cities

Inhabitat.com US green design, how to make bio-diesel
World Urban Forum 2006 Habitat Jam wiki (aka "ICSC jam"), and
Écoville Montréal, architecture
Ekopedia techniques alternatives de vie, changements écologiques
Greenmuseum.org art
Guerrilla gardening  



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                    farm at dusk / ferme au crépuscule

Sustainable agriculture / Agriculture soutenable

Canadian Foodgrains Bank ecumenical food aid, food justice
Beyond Factory Farming / Coalition au-delà de l'agriculture industrielle
Toronto Food Policy Council food security
NFU National Farmers Union
Heliotrust.ca preserving farmland
RAFI Rural Advancement Foundation International
COG Canadian Organic Growers, links
LocalFlavourPlus Ontario

Énergie Verte Benny Farm Montréal
Le Frigo vert’s organic vegetable baskets, Montréal
ETCgroup (Pat Mooney) research on biodiversity, agro-tech monopolies
BC Food Systems Network Society
K Helmuth (2006)Is saving seed a human right?QIAP vs TRIPS
Food Not Bombs, USA
Food First food security, aid, sustainable agriculture, links
Community Food Security Coalition US faith links
World Hunger Year USA
Global Exchange fair trade
Community Based Social Marketing queries, byDoug McKenzie-Mohr
Inter Pares 
100Mile Diet local eating for global change
Ethiquette fair trade, eco-responsible consumers / pour consommateurs
responsables

Canadian Association of Food Banks / Association canadienne de banques alimentaires

Les Végétaliseurs

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      prairie wind
   vent des prairies

       Coquihalla


Social justice / justice sociale

World Game chart: meet social and environmental needs with only 30% of military expenditure
Canadians at the Front: stories of international aid work -- Eloise Burke in Ethiopia, Alanna Ronde in Uganda, Eleanor Colver in Tanzania, Aman Mangat in Ghana, Hélène Baribeau in Haiti, Jean Sander in Darfur.
Homeless Nation news and views of Canadian street people
RAPSIM: Réseau d'aide aux personnes seules et itinérantes, Montréal
Itinéraire journal des gens de la rue, Montréal 

Refuge des Jeunes de Montréal

Dans la Rue, Montréal
prison visits info on Canada Schoolnet
Centre de Formation sociale MarieGérin-Lajoie, Montréal
AQOCI Association québécoise des organismes de coopération internationale

6 billion Others / 6 milliards d’autres English / francais / espanol de Yann Arthus-Bertrand
RRSE
Regroupement pour la Responsabilité Sociale et l’Èquité, avec simulation BOURSTAD d'investissements
Make Poverty History / Abolissons la pauvrété

North-South Institute / Institut Nord-Sud

Survival International and its book There You Go!

ICHRDD Rights and Democracy / CIDPDD Droits et Démocratie  

Réseau de Solidarité avec l’Amérique Latine actualités
Canadian Community Economic Development Network /Réseau canadien de développement économique communautaire , voir aussi l’international and
Social Justice Committee / Comité pour la justice sociale international & eco-news, links,and its Upstream
online magazine
Feminternational women’s development

Initiatives of Change / Initiatives et Changement interracial, multi-faith dialogue, peacemaking, conflict resolution

Centre for Social Justice Toronto
UNDP Team To End Poverty millenium development goals

US neocons attack the concept of social justice: Novak, Loberfeld, Wikipedia

OneWorld.net international aid news
Freedom  House 

CDMwatch based in Bali, site currently offline

FERN Forests and European Union Resource Network news on carbon trading, ECAs and CDM

Quaker International Affairs Programme QIAP links to QUNO, WTO, TRIPS
Stephen Lewis Foundation anti-AIDS
World Social Forum / Forum social mondial
JubileeCampaign and separate political JubileeAction UK anti debt
Rugmark Foundation to end child labour
Ryan’s Well Foundation to provide safe water
One World human rights, anti-poverty, links / UnSeulMonde droits humains, liens internationaux
Care Canada  international relief and development
Inter Pares

Save the Children Canada / Aide à l'enfance Canada
UNICEF
Operation Eyesight
CPAR Canadian Physicians for Aid and Relief
Heifer International:  gifts of fowl and livestock
Committee for Social Justice / Comité pour la justice sociale news, actions, links
Solidarité sans Frontières / Solidarity Across Borders anti-détentions, profiling
Human Rights Media Institute, Montreal and Siafu magazine
Human Rights Watch English / français
Amnesty International Canada / Amnistie internationale Canada

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    Gulf Islands, BC

   îles de la golfe de
       Georgia, CB

Youth internships, exchanges / Stages et recherches jeunesse

Parcours le monde
CFSC Canadian Friends Service Committee
AFSC American Friends Service Committee
FWCC (section of the Americas) Quaker Youth Pilgrimages every two years
Canada’s IISD founded by Jim MacNeill, Brundtland’s chief of staff
CUSO Canadian University Service Overseas
WUSC World University Service Canada / EUMC Entr’aide Universitaire Mondiale du Canada
CISV Children’s International Summer Villages – peace and intercultural camps
Canadian Crossroads International / Carrefour canadien international
Katimavik
SOUL Society for Organic Urban Land Care, Victoria BC

Volunteer Services Overseas English & français

CESO Canadian Executive Service Overseas / SACO Service d’assistance canadienne aux organismes

Erasmus Mundus Global Promotion Project / Projet Erasme stagiaires internationaux 

Québec sans Frontières 
Forces Avenir
Chantiers Jeunesse
Canada World Youth / Jeunesse Canada Monde  
YMCA  Youth Exchanges / Échanges jeunesse 

REAP-Canada internships in Third World sustainable agriculture

WUSC/EUMC-CECI Uniterra volunteers / stages

Alternatives actualités mondiales et stages / world social justice news, volunteers
Netcorps / Cyberjeunes IT internships / stages en technologie

Orion Society USA

PatagoniaBolivia with Dawn Paley & Frédéric Dubois journalistes-photographes

Oxfam internships / Oxfam-Québec et Club 2/3 au Québec: forum, stages et coopérants
[Anglican Church] Primate’s World Relief Development Fund 
Green Volunteers
George Lakey’s Training for Change, formerly Movement for a New Society
Fellowship of Reconciliation non-violence training; see also IFOR / MIR
Peace Brigades International and CPT Christian Peacemaker Teams 
Alternatives, Montreal: English internships / stages français
Walter & Duncan Gordon Foundation – fellowships: North, water, world / bourses : nord, eau. monde
Solidarité-Union-Coopération, Montréal: stages internationaux 
CoDevelopment, Vancouver 
Global PeaceWorks, USA: international work exchanges 
Religious Youth Service interfaith exchanges  
NFB’s film competition Make Shorts not War / concours ONF Anime tes clics! 

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  Alqonquin autumn


   Halls Harbour NS



 
            orage,
  vallée de la rivière
       Thompson
      valley storm



Lesson plans & resources for teachers, parents

Worldmapper poverty, population, consumption, war
Global Education Project: graphs & statistics on climate change, pollution, biodiversity, food,
fishing, development & debt
IISD Dashboard of Sustainability: red warns when a country exceeds environmental capacity,
green when it satisfies UN Millenium Development Goals

Live Earth powerpoint 45 things we can do to save the environment 

Canada’s Youth Eco-Parliament / Eco-Parlement Canadien des Jeunes  2006-07 
BBC illustrated explanation of climate change
USGS Earthshots satellite images of environmental change
Understanding the earth  by Yann Arthus-Bertrand
US EPA Climate Change for kids, with interactive graphics: global warming, water &carbon cycles
Schoolnet Canada – sustainable development
Learning for a Sustainable Future
National Atlas of Canada lessons
CIELAP Teachers' Guide to the NPRI how to use Canada’s National Pollutant Release Inventory
and PollutionWatch in class

S. Pacala and R. Socolow, Stabilization Wedges interactive game on climate change

David Suzuki’s The Sacred Balance  book and videos/DVD; with forums, games, rituals

Global Arcade games about globalization
Whirled Bank satiric game

Canadian climate change – scientific scenarios with graphs here and here
Environment Canada - Action and Learning
Statistics Canada (search for lesson plan)
Parks Canada (search for lesson plan)
Earth Charter Initiative curriculum
Building Bridges inclusive leadership training, by Linda Hillll of Duncan BC
Encyclopédie de l’Agora, e.g. ‘Pollution’
Green Street Canada
Canadian Foodgrains Bank resources

Holly Arntzen workbooks: Salish Sea,
Cycle of Life/Recycle
Edutopia bioscience projects and videos
The Ecologist magazine, UK

Cool Planet lessons, sites and games

Global Dimension UK search by subject for resources
New Internationalist magazine
Food Systems Planning: Canadian food security links
UN World Food Programme food-force computer game
Third World Farmer game

Darfur is Dying game

Columbia University CIESIN lesson plans, online data about earth sciences and world poverty  
Green Teacher lesson plans in English & en français
Conservation Economy graphic of eco-economics
UNEP-GRID Arendal UNEP United Nations Environmental Program news and graphics

Learning for a Sustainable Future teachers’ workshops for Agenda 21 2006-07

Canadian Action Guide for Agenda 21 lesson plans for  primary and secondary schools

S. Pacala and R. Socolow, Stabilization Wedges interactive game on climate change

Alliance to Save Energy Energy Hog game for kids
Canadian anti-bullying resources; see Google for more links

UNESCO non-violence education

Christian Aid UK le@rnzone for teachers, Globalgang for kids
Kidpower anti-violence
PaxWarrior game based on Canadian peacekeepers during Ruanda genocide

Peacemaker game with Israeli & Palestinian roles

World Association for the School as an Instrument of Peace (UNESCO associate) see resources links
Scouts Canada climate change lessons
Institute for Earth Education, USA
United Nations Cyber-Schoolbus
UNEP child and youth resources, YouthXchange
UNICEF Voices of Youth, Water Alert game, photo essays, videos, podcasts, Magic for teachers,
Youth against violence
Oxfam UK Cool Planet lesson plans & links
Earth Day resources, USA. See also Redefining Progress with ecological footprint measures
Oxfam USA Hunger Banquet interactive
Teach-nology maths & science lessons
Assocation for Science Education UK – global issues
ESL environment lesson plans
Australia and NS eco-online
E4S environmental teaching resources, UK
Make Poverty History lesson plans, links
Oxfam Canada educational resources
Redefining Progress lesson plans with ecological footprint
World Bank  sustainable development
Globe international data comparison for science projects
NPR Living on Earth podcasts and actions
NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies Earth Climate course
Urban Options (2004) links
GUSSE
worldwide inter-city network with environment lesson plans
New Society Publishers links
Worldwatch news
Teaching Psychology for Sustainability university lesson plans by Brian Scott & Susan Koger
Scout Report archives of educational sites (teacher-reviewed) search by topic, e.g. earth day
NFB films and videos and CITIZENShift
IISD resources, e.g. on sustainable development
Quakers in Britain, resources for children and youth
Grace Feuerverger’s curriculum from Neve Shalom / Wahat al-Salam
World at Peace activities
creating peace videos
Sadako’s cranes
Biography of Desmond Tutu
Teaching to Change LA – peace & multicultural lesson links
Project Ploughshares curriculum resource links, e.g. Canadian and World Politics for Gr.12
CIDA Global Classroom Initiative resources
LookSeePaint art lessons
lessons on world religions, ecumenism
Daniel Thibeault's group project on sustainable development for Quebec CEGEPs
This is What Democracy Looks Like videos of 1999 WTO battle in Seattle,

vulture capitalists and world debt, Middle East



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Leçons en français, ressources éducatives

Defiçapresse.ca blogues des jeunes, info-éco-québécois
Rescol Canada ressources sur l’environnement
Comprendre la terre et Vivants / Understanding the earth  de Yann Arthus-Bertrand
Ecoville jeu de simulation - protéger l'environnement
ENJEU: environnement jeunesse activités éco-loisir
EVB: Établissements verts Brundtland: paix, non-violence, coopération, solidarité,
autres liens valables
RRSE Regroupement pour la Responsabilité Sociale et l’Èquité, avec simulation
BOURSTAD d'investissements
Edupax contre la violence en milieu scolaire
AQPERE Association Québécoise pour la Promotion d’Éducation relative à l’Environnement
Planèt’ERE promotion internationale francophone de l’éducation relative à l’environnement
Planete Nonviolence zine de ressources éducatives sur la non-violence
UNESCO non-violence en milieu scolaire
Ma rue verte
Green Teacher leçons en français
Histoire d’Eau, par Pierre-Paul Harper et Louise Cloutier, U de Montréal
Pluie de Science: Lac St Pierre
Jour de la Terre
ONF films et vidéos, Parole citoyenne
LST: l’éducation au service de la terre
Troupe de théâtre Luni-Vert, Montréal
Mensonges publicitaires vidéo
Parcs Canada (rechercher leçon)
Environnement Canada - Actions et apprentissage
Statistique Canada (rechercher leçon)
magazine État de la planète
EcoRev webzine, France
Passerelle Éco webzine, France
Écolopop - revue de presse environnementale, France
revue Silence, France – écologie, pacifisme, non-violence
Fondation Pleins Pouvoirs (Kidpower)
recherche en programmes anti-violence à l’école
Scoutisme Canada, ressources anti-taxage (anti-bullying)
École instrument de la paix (lié à l’UNESCO) – voir liens
Centre canadien de modélisation et de l’analyse climatique,
et modèles par chercheurs de l’UQAM
Centre québécois d’actions sur les changements climatiques
Atlas nationale du Canada leçons
ACDI centre de ressources montagnes
Banque Mondiale leçons sur le développement soutenable

Frédéric Back cinéaste et artiste


montagnes Selkirk, CB / Selkirk range in British Columbia

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Dance Brigade: "Song for the earth" San Francisco, 2005

SOS Live Earth world concerts mondiaux
OCAP Ontario Coalition Against Poverty – song lyrics, news, aboriginals & immigrants, other Canada links
Barenaked Ladies green links
Raskalz e.g. ‘Politricks’
Sarah Harmer Escarpment Blues
Holly Arntzen Salish Sea / La Mer des Salish (see also lessons/leçons) and with the Voices of Nature
‘The Deep ecology soundtrack’ – a review article on music by Lone Wolf Circles, 1993

Planetary Expedition list of  eco-Musicians and Songs for world peace 

Grinning Planet environmental songs 1970s-2000s 

Earth Songs eco-musicians and songs

Earthman Music 

MUSE Musicians United to Save the Environment 

Harold’s Folk Music includes environmental music

Eco-Folk Music by David Kupfer
Songs for Environmental Education
Webdirectory Environmental Music 

Musicians and Fine Artists for World Peace
Molly Scott of Sumitra

Bonny Raitt's Green Highway USA

Fred Small  

Tom Waits 
Songpeddler.com list

Centre for Political Song UK

Quaker.org USA – see Performing and Visual Artists

Alex Goodman jazz


              

Music: we welcome suggestions / Suggérez-nous de la musique










Charles Aznavour
La Terre meurt

Nomadic Massive
Kalmunity
Billy Bragg UK

World Forum for Acoustic Ecology
Lyriz paroles des chansonniers québécois

L’Écologie en chansons  France

Dan Bigras
Montréal Arts Interculturels
Mononc’ Serge
Jean Leloup Leclerc e.g. ‘Rock'n'roll et Pauvreté’
Urbain des Bois
Richard Desjardins de Rouyn-Noranda QC et
Forestare
Daniel Thibeault Envision Project e.g. 'Place au bio'
Marguerite Bilodeau Marguerite et Soleil

Musique Rebelles Americas / Rebel Music Americas 

Jean Leclerc dit Jean LeLoup discographie 



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