Should We All Move Into Earth Homes?
Real estate, construction and daily living in our homes following traditional routes are often unsustainable and inefficient. In many areas of the world construction and demolition (C&D) are considered one of the largest contributors of waste. According to a study by Environment Canada, only 16% of waste was reused or […]
SCAN’s 14-Day Campaign Day 14 – Conclusion/Call To Action
What a fantastic journey! Today brings us to the end of this 14-day campaign, and we’re confident that you enjoyed every bit of it. Like we have established so far, the climate crisis is indeed massive and urgent. It is a reality that is affecting millions of people across the […]
SCAN’s 14-Day Campaign Day 13 – The Adaptation and Mitigation Relationship
Climate actions often fall into one of two categories: mitigation and adaptation. This separation has led to the misinformed view that addressing climate change means pursuing either mitigation or adaptation. This divide is counterproductive and dangerous, especially for communities that are very vulnerable to climate impacts. The reality is that […]
Webinar Recap: “Ways to ensure our Cities and Communities are Sustainable”
On Thursday, March 16th, 2023, the EnvironFocus team hosted our monthly webinar series on the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals. This month’s focus was on SDG 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities, which included the webinar titled “Ways to ensure our Cities and Communities are Sustainable”. SDG 11: Sustainable Cities and […]