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Local action on a global problem

News Centre - Sustainability - Tue, 01/19/2021 - 15:47
This year’s Kingston Climate Change Symposium, co-sponsored by Queen’s, focused on lessons being learned during the pandemic. 
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Bird poop and lake mud ‘time machine’ reveal dramatic seabird declines

News Centre - Sustainability - Mon, 12/07/2020 - 16:37
The Conversation: Seabird colonies are thought to be in rapid decline. But knowing just how severe the loss is can be a challenge, so some scientists are turning to bird poop for the answer.    
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Canada’s new climate plan: Q&A about Bill C-12

News Centre - Sustainability - Tue, 12/01/2020 - 14:16
The Conversation: If Canada began to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions by about four per cent per year, we could still meet our 2030 climate targets.    
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Canada’s leading financial institutions commit $5M to Institute for Sustainable Finance

News Centre - Sustainability - Thu, 11/19/2020 - 09:37
TD Bank Group, Scotiabank, CIBC, BMO and RBC, support ISF’s mission of aligning mainstream financial markets with Canada’s transition to a lower carbon economy.
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Committing to global impact

News Centre - Sustainability - Tue, 11/17/2020 - 13:09
Queen’s is participating in the Times Higher Education University Impact Rankings focused on the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals.
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