I have taken on a new challenge - general secretary of Quaker Earthcare Witness - QEW - check out its website at www.quakerearthcare.org I am working with Quakers in North America to see how we can change the way we live to be less destructive to the earth. QEW is more or less a virtual organization doing a lot of its work by email, and through electronic discussion groups. The organization does meet twice a year. This may be reduced to just once a year. The next face to face meeting
The first Federal Sustainable Development Strategy was tabled in Parliament on October 6 2010. You can download a copy at www.ec.gc.ca/dd-sd In an email letter from Jim Prentice, Minister of the Environment, received on November 3, he also said that a synthesis of the comments received from the public during the consultation ion the proposed strategy is available at www.ec.gc.ca/dd-sd/default.asp?lang=En&n=6686516E-1
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