Recommended Sustainability Links
"What is life... It is the flash of a firefly in the night. It is the breath of a buffalo in the wintertime. It is the little shadow which runs across the grass and loses itself in the sunset." (Crowfoot Blackfoot warrior and orator)
Provides technical support to the healthcare industry for selecting products and work practices that eliminate or reduce occupational and environmental hazards, maintain quality patient care and contain costs. We support and collaborate with healthcare institutions, clinicians, unions representing healthcare practitioners, students, and government, as well as environmental and healthcare advocacy groups.
The premise of the SHP is a team-based approach that integrates pollution prevention with occupational safety and health results in more sound and appropriate solutions. This is in response to the observation that pollution prevention efforts can inadvertently introduce new occupation safety and health problems, and vice versa.
Friends of the Earth International
Campaign on today's most urgent environmental and social issues and challenges the current model of economic and corporate globalization, to promote solutions that will help to create environmentally sustainable and socially just societies. "We are the world's largest grassroots environmental network, uniting 77 national member groups and some 5,000 local activist groups on every continent. With over 2 million members and supporters around the world, we campaign on today's most urgent environmental and social issues."
Planet Friendly Network
Gateway to environment, sustainability, conservation and peace, in Canada and beyond. Known for listings of jobs, contracts and internships, volunteer opportunities, and events. Each of these has a corresponding section of the website, and an e-mail list. Since 1998, the network has offered resources and connections related to the Environment – Sustainability – Conservation – Right Livelihood – The Common Good – and Peace.