The Unseen Impacts of Consumerism

In regards to climate change, we know that a lot of the products we buy and use contribute to the rise of CO2 in our atmosphere. The effects on our atmosphere and wider environment are not reflected in the price of the products; instead the costs are considered ‘externalities’. Externalities include the cost of carbon…

What Should We Do About Climate Change – Interdisciplinary Learnings from the CIGI Workshop

The Climate Change Workshop, hosted at the Balsillie School of International Affairs (BSIA), in partnership with the Centre for International Governance Innovation (CIGI) and Interdisciplinary Climate Change Centre (IC3), was an opportunity to generate discourse on the many interpretations and solutions of climate change.  Professionals discussed climate change from their own lens of expertise; fostering…

UWCSD Headed to the Beyond Green Summit!

The Beyond Green Environmental Youth Summit is an opportunity to connect with 1,000 young delegates, aged 14 to 30, in Toronto to explore environmental issues from every angle and develop strategies to spark change in your community. Whatever your passion, there is a path. Whether you’re an artist, scientist, frontline activist, or brand new to the…