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Posted: Mon, Apr 01, 2019
Updated April 3, 2019 On April Fool’s Day (2019), we released a tongue-in-cheek statement about our provincial government’s failure to recognize the Peace and Friendship Treaties that govern relations on unceded Mi’kmaq territory.
Posted: Thu, Mar 28, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, March 28, 2019 K’JIPUKTUK (HALIFAX) – After 23 years in the job, Mark Butler, Policy Director at the Ecology Action Centre (EAC), will be leaving the organization. Butler joined the EAC in 1996, as Marine Coordinator.
Posted: Tue, Mar 26, 2019
Posted: Tue, Mar 12, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, March 12, 2019   K’JIPUKTUK (Halifax) - The federal Task Force on the Just Transition for Canadian Coal Power Workers and Communities has issued its final report to the Federal government, including key recommendations for supporting workers transitioning away from the coal power sector across Canada.  
Posted: Thu, Feb 21, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, February 21, 2019 Mi’kma’ki (Nova Scotia) - A new website is making it easier to eat local in Cumberland County. Launched this month, lets visitors discover local food and drink options via an interactive map and online database.
Posted: Thu, Feb 07, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: FEBRUARY 7, 2019   K’JIPUKTUK (HALIFAX) – Canada is the only G7 country that doesn't have a national school food program. But, a new campaign is looking to change that.  
Posted: Tue, Feb 05, 2019
Date: Wed, Feb 20, 2019, 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Are you new to volunteering with the Ecology Action Centre? Have you been around for a while, but want to find out more about how to get involved?  Join us for a Volunteer Orientation session! It's a great way to learn more about the EAC, meet fellow volunteers and volunteer leaders, and learn about the various projects and campaigns you could get involved with.
Posted: Wed, Jan 30, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, January 30, 2019   K’JIPUKTUK (Halifax) - Yesterday, Halifax was added to the list of Canadian cities that have declared a climate emergency. The symbolic motion was passed unanimously by city councillors. It aims to accelerate actions taken by HRM to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.   The Ecology Action Centre is commending the move.