In December 2009 Science for Peace published an open letter on climate change addressed to the Government of Canada. Over 550 Canadian Faculty members signed the letter that called for immediate and drastic reductions in greenhouse gas emissions. The letter pointed out that the time frame of reductions is critical and should be dictated by earth’s physical environment and not by political or short-term economic considerations. The scale is global: climate knows no boundaries; Canada’s emissions harm people everywhere.
This effort was initiated by members of Science for Peace out of deep concern about the federal government’s obstruction of action on climate change, both domestically and internationally. The letter … Read more Open Letter on Climate Change
adressée à L’Honorable Stephen Harper, à Mmes et MM. les ministres du gouvernement canadien, et aux chefs des partis d’opposition. Nous soussignés, professeurs aux universités du Canada, faisons appel au … Read more Lettre ouverte