Daily Archives: January 5, 2015


Canadian Foundation Divests From Fossil Fuels!

Strong financial logic as well as a deep concern for environmental stewardship has led the Catherine Donnelly Foundation to divest. According to this article in the Vancouver Observer, while the Foundation has used an engagement approach in the past, their board determined that a “business as usual” approach is not sustainable.  This […]


A strong start for Canada’s new Ecofiscal Commission

What do Jean Charest, Preston Manning, Paul Martin and Bob Rae all have in common?  They are all members of the advisory board of Canada’s new Ecofiscal Commission .  In their inaugural report, Smart, Practical, Possible: Canadian options for greater economic and environmental prosperity, the group said fees and taxes and […]