Climate

Climate Blog Series: Steps to Effective and Inclusive Municipal Public Engagement

This post is the first of five in a new series “Steps to Public Engagement”, written by Windsor Law Cities…

Climate Week at UWindsor brought together UWindsor researchers, community leaders and organizations on climate action and research

(11 March 2021) by Mikal Daniel. From February 22 - 26 the first Climate Week @UWindsor was held. It was…

CCAF Presents: A Fireside Chat with Canada’s Minister of Environment and Climate Change Jonathan Wilkinson

  Access the event recording here or by clicking on "Event Registration" above. Thank you to all who attended! The…

Windsor Law Cities and Climate Action Forum Presents: A Conversation with Green Party of Canada Leader Annamie Paul

  Event recording available here Annamie Paul was selected in October 2020 as the Green Party of Canada's new leader…

Windsor Yearbook of Access to Justice/Cities and Climate Action Forum Distinguished Annual Lecture

Thank you to all who attended.  The recording from the event is available here.    

CCAF Climate language municipality mapping tool: Official plans, zoning by-laws and climate emergency declarations

This mapping tool allows municipalities, researchers, and other community organizers to see at a glance which Ontario municipalities have included…

Cities and Climate Action Report Release: Canadian Municipalities’ Community Energy Plan (CEP) Case Studies

(31 August 2020) This research report was completed by Windsor Law 2019-2020 Cities and Climate Action Forum students on request…

Mourning a death. Autoworkers on boats from both sides of the border, including members of the United Auto Workers' Downriver Anti-Pollution League, hold a wake on the Detroit River on the first Earth Day, April 22, 1970, and lay a floral wreath to signify the

WINDSOR STAR: As Earth Day turns 50, COVID-19 offers valuable warning

Co-lead of the Cities and Climate Action Forum, Anneke Smit, discusses the risk of losing momentum on climate action with…

Climate Blog: Municipalities can help mitigate climate change by prioritizing wooden structures

(13 April 2020) By Peter Dalglish (Windsor Law 3L student, Cities and Climate Action Forum member). For many, the thought…

The front desk in the lobby of the new City Hall building is shown, Tuesday, May 15, 2018.

Blog: Climate mitigation and resiliency through municipal infrastructure projects

(3 April 2020) By Luigi Iantosca (Windsor Law 3L student, Cities and Climate Action Forum member). When one thinks of…

Former Toronto Mayor Dave Miller speaks at a youth climate change conference on Tuesday, March 10, 2020, at the Capitol Theatre in Windsor, ON. DAN JANISSE / Windsor Star

WINDSOR STAR: Youth gather from across the province to discuss climate change

Mary Caton caught up with some student participants to share their stories and experiences at the Youth Workshop on Local…

University of Windsor Welcome Centre, June 26, 2019. Blackburn News file photo.

BLACKBURN NEWS: UWindsor conference engages youth on climate change

The Youth Workshop on Local Climate Action will host 140 students from across the Province and is only a few…