Press releases

Young Ontarians in court for historic Charter climate case

Sep 12, 2022

Toronto, Ont./ Traditional territories of several First Nations including the Williams Treaties First Nations, Huron-Wendat, the Anishnaabeg, Haudenosaunee, Chippewas, and the Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation – Seven courageous … Read more.

Media Advisory: Youth Climate Day of Action: Press Conference and Rally in Toronto, Sep. 11.

Sep 6, 2022

***Please note: the Press Conference is open only to accredited members of the media. Please bring work identification. General public will be turned away.*** On Sunday, Sep. 11, seven diverse young … Read more.

Enviro groups join fight to protect federal ban on single-use plastic products

Aug 23, 2022

Groups defend federal government’s authority to regulate single-use plastics  OTTAWA/TRADITIONAL, UNCEDED TERRITORY OF THE ALGONQUIN ANISHNAABEG PEOPLE – Environmental groups are aiming to join the legal fight to block industry-led … Read more.

Seven young Ontarians will make history this September in climate Charter case

Aug 22, 2022

Applicants will join youth from across Ontario in rally to support case Toronto, Ont./ Traditional territories of several First Nations including the Williams Treaties First Nations, Huron-Wendat, the Anishnaabeg, Haudenosaunee, … Read more.

Community group takes fight to halt clearcutting in Eastern Newfoundland to court

Aug 22, 2022

Province plans to clearcut large amount of Crown land near Port Blandford ST JOHN’S, N.L./TRADITIONAL TERRITORY OF THE BEOTHUK AND MI’KMAQ – Citizens Against Clearcutting (CAC), a grassroots community group, is … Read more.

Enviro groups urge feds to assess impacts of proposed Goldboro LNG project

Aug 11, 2022

New letter highlights further legal and environmental concerns raised by the project HALIFAX/ TRADITIONAL TERRITORY OF THE MI’KMAQ – Eight prominent environmental groups from across the country are once again … Read more.

Environmental groups sue over ‘sleeper’ oil and gas permits in B.C.

Jul 28, 2022

Permits leave threat of oil and gas development looming over species at risk and critical marine habitats VANCOUVER/UNCEDED xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (MUSQUEAM), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (SQUAMISH) AND səlilwətaɬ (TSLEIL-WAUTUTH) TERRITORIES –  Environmental groups have … Read more.

New Brunswick Mi’gmaq Chiefs join lawsuit to challenge the federal government’s decision on the Bay du Nord project

Jul 12, 2022

Statement from MTI Co-Chairs, Chief George Ginnish and Chief Rebecca Knockwood Mi’gmawe’l Tplu’taqnn Inc. (MTI) an organization which represents eight Mi’gmaq communities in New Brunswick Canada on consultation matters has … Read more.

Environmental, Indigenous and parent groups to intervene in landmark climate lawsuit led by Ontario youth

Jun 28, 2022

Toronto, Ont./ Traditional territories of several First Nations including the Williams Treaties First Nations, Huron-Wendat, the Anishnaabeg, Haudenosaunee, Chippewas, and the Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation – Indigenous Climate … Read more.

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Seán O’Shea
1-800-926-7744 ext. 277
soshea@ecojustice.ca

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