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  • Sustainable Development

    2014-2020 EarthCare Sustainability Plan (Thunder Bay)

    The 2014-2020 EarthCare Sustainability Plan was developed in 2014 as an updated version of the Community Environmental Action Plan (2008), reflecting a national and global shift in priorities from mitigation to adaptation to a...

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Governance, Sustainable Development
    Subject:Science, Geography, Social Studies, Environmental Studies, Environmental Science
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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  • Solutions

    A Global Framework for Climate Services – Empowering the Most Vulnerable

    A Taskforce of High-level independent advisors, through consultation, were asked to prepare a Global Framework for Climate Services that was released in May 2011. This policy document includes the proposal presented by the High-Level...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Governance, Solutions
    Subject:Social Studies, Global Studies
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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  • Taking Action

    Ahead of the storm: Preparing Toronto for Climate Change

    Produced for the City of Toronto, this resource outlines the development of a climate change adaptation strategy for the city.  It investigates major impacts of climate change to the city, such as rising temperatures, shorter and...

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Governance, Taking Action
    Subject:Geography, Civics, Social Studies, Environmental Studies, Environmental Science
    Level:Secondary
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  • Governance

    Bill Hare on the Cancun Agreements

    Climate Change verteran and adviser to AOSIS, Bill Hare talks about his concerns for the week ahead, in particular he emphasises that we need to get down to the substantive issues. He explores what the Cancun Agreements mean in...

    Type:Video
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Ecosystems, Governance
    Subject:Geography, Social Studies, Environmental Studies, Global Studies
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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  • Governance

    Canadian Youth Whitepaper on Climate Change

    The Centre for Global Education, TakingITGlobal  and Green Learning teamed up with school boards across Canada to host the National Virtual Town Hall on A Canadian Climate Change Strategy. This brought together...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Energy Generation, Governance
    Subject:Geography, Civics, Environmental Studies
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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  • Governance

    Carbon Providers

    Research Canadian providers of carbon offsets.

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Globalization, Governance
    Subject:Business Education
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 10 11 12
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  • Taking Action

    Chamber.350.org

    A video that captures a transformative art piece over time. The artwork speaks to the dominance of corporate power within governance and resulting implications with respect to climate change. This resource is a great example of how...

    Type:Video
    Topic:Governance, Taking Action
    Subject:Visual Arts, Arts, Social Studies
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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  • Sustainable Development

    City of London Community Energy Action Plan (2014–2018)

    The City of London is a participant in the Partners for Climate Protection (PCP) program, a network of Canadian municipal governments that have committed to reducing greenhouse gases and acting on climate change. PCP is a partnership...

    Type:Lesson Plan
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Governance, Sustainable Development
    Subject:Science, Geography, Social Studies, Environmental Studies, Environmental Science
    Level:Secondary
    Grade: 9 10 11 12
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  • Governance

    Climate Change Comparison: Japan and Canada

    This video draws comparisons between Japan and Canada with a direct focus on transportation, energy use and government action.

    Type:Video
    Topic:Ecosystems, Energy Use and Conservation, Governance
    Subject:Geography, Social Studies, Global Studies
    Level:Secondary
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  • Governance

    Climate in Peril (PDF)

    Climate in Peril - A popular guide to the latest IPCC reports From the Foreword: The main purpose of this short guide is to help bridge the gap between science and policy and to increase public awareness about the urgency of...

    Type:Research
    Topic:Air, Atmosphere and Climate, Governance
    Subject:Science, Social Studies, Environmental Studies
    Level:Intermediate / Middle, Secondary
    Grade: 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
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