Posted Oct 19, 2018 On World Food Day, 17-year-old Justin Kulik travelled to Ottawa to deliver a petition that calls for supermarkets to donate unsold food to charities. Similar laws exist in Quebec and France. The petition was signed by 170,000 people and counting:
Posted Oct 17, 2018 Tomorrow! Join Planet In Focus to celebrate Dr. Anne Innis Dagg as the recipient of Planet in Focus' 2018 Canadian Eco-Hero award. The evening will include an award presentation, a screening of The Woman Who Loves Giraffes, and a Q&A with Anne Innis Dagg and members of production.
Posted Oct 12, 2018 British grocery chain Tesco is set to remove 'best before' dates from 119 pre-packaged fruit and vegetable products, which they say will help customers reduce food waste at home.
Posted Oct 11, 2018 Years before Jane Goodall ventured into the world of chimpanzees and Dian Fossey worked with mountain gorillas, 23-year old Canadian Anne Innis Dagg made an unprecedented expedition to South Africa to study giraffes in the wild. See the documentary at Hot Docs Nov/16-22:
Posted Oct 10, 2018 Have you seen this poster in the subway? Love Food Hate Waste Canada is modelled after a similar campaign in the UK - a proven behaviour change campaign that, in its first five years, helped cut avoidable food waste by 21 percent, saving UK consumers £13 billion. Learn more at
Posted Sep 22, 2018 The Social Finance Forum is Canada's leading conference on impact investing and social enterprise. Staged at Toronto's MaRS Discovery District each fall, it attracts more than 500 investors, entrepreneurs and finance professionals. Learn more here:
Posted Aug 29, 2018 This week ZooShare Biogas Co-operative is featured as part of the David Suzuki Foundation's "Charged Up" series, which features people coming together in their communities to invest in the low-carbon economy. Read our story (and others!) here:
Posted Aug 19, 2018 When July's heatwave swept through Quebec, killing more than 90 people in little over a week, the unrelenting sunshine threw the disparities between rich and poor into sharp relief...The deadly global heatwave has made it impossible to ignore: in cities worldwide, we are now divided into the cool haves and the hot have-nots.
Posted Aug 18, 2018 A new collaborative strategy tackles food waste prevention in Canada. The effort is led by the National Zero Waste Council, and the strategy includes input from more than 900 stakeholders from the government, agriculture, environmental, corporate, community and charitable sectors.
Posted Jul 26, 2018 90% of high net worth Canadians are interested in impact investing, one-third are already making impact investments, and almost half plan to increase their asset allocation to impact investing over the next year:
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Uploaded Oct 21, 2013 Interview with ZooShare's Executive Director, Daniel Bida Interview with ZooShare's Executive Director, Daniel Bida ZooShare Community Bonds went on sale on October 10. Daniel Bid ...