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Join an Upcoming Webinar on Understanding Infrastructure Canada’s New Climate Lens

The Government of Canada (GoC) requires that a Climate Lens be completed for projects requesting funding though Infrastructure Canada's Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program (ICIP), Disaster Mitigation and Adaptation Fund (DMAF), and Smart Cities Challenge. On Tuesday November 20, from 2:30-3:30 (NST), the GoC will be hosting a webinar to provide information on what the Climate Lens is, what it involves, and how it applies to federal funding for infrastructure projects. The webinar is open to the public, but participants are required to register in advance.

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New Canadian Climate Services Centre to Support Adaptation in Canada

On October 25, the Federal Government, through Environment and Climate Change Canada, launched the Canadian Centre for Climate Services (CCCS).

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Does half of a degree matter?

Does half of a degree matter? According to a new report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), it does.

On October 6, 2018 the IPCC released a special report entitled “Global Warming of 1.5°C”. The IPCC is the world’s most authoritative source of scientific and technical information on climate change and its impacts. The IPCC’s report was completed in response to a request made by the 197 countries that are party to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in 2015. At that time, countries committed to keep increases in global average temperature to well below 2°C above pre-industrial levels, while pursuing efforts to limit the temperature increase to just 1.5°C.



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What is climate change?

Climate change is one of the greatest challenges of our time. Follow the link below to find out more about what it is and what's causing it.

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Impacts of climate change

Climate change is affecting Newfoundland and Labrador. Follow the links below to learn more about how it's affecting us and our province.

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