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It's like the legend: Innu women's voices

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English
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Paper
Author: 
Nympha Byrne
Camille Fouillard
Publisher: 
Gynergy Books
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Charlottetown, PEI

Twenty-eight women share their experiences of life in Labrador in the Innu storytelling tradition.

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ISBN 0921881568
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Review, Network Spring 2001: 28 women share their experiences of life in Labrador in the Innu storytelling tradition. Respect for the land, and the need to protect it for their children and their grandchildren shine through every story.

The stories that women tell about "The Flood of the Century"

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English
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Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
National Network on Environment and Women's Health (NNEWH)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Karen R. Grant
Nancy C. Higgitt
Publisher: 
National Network on Environment and Women's Health (NNEWH)
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Toronto, Ontario

Explores women's experiences in "The Flood of the Century" (Southern Manitoba, 1997) and demonstrates the effects of disaster and loss. Also examines the nature of women's work during the flood and the health and social impact of the flood.

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NNEWH ENVI.G73 2001

Environmental sustainability, growth, and the future of jobs: a debate between Cliff Stainsby and Andrew Jackson

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English
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Cliff Stainsby
Andrew Jackson
Publisher: 
Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, BC Office
Publication Date: 
1998
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Presents two articles, "Discarding a Deadly Fantasy" by Cliff Stainsby and "In Defense of (Sustainable) Growth" by Andrew Jackson. These two papers debate how to acheive full employment while simultaneously maintaining environmental sustainability. The first paper is a critique of Jackson's 'Future of Jobs'.

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ENVI.S73 1998
ISBN 088627933X

Québec Public Interest Research Group (QPIRG)

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Educational Institution
NGO - Non Government Organization
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English
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Advocacy

The Quebec Public Interest Research Group at McGill is a non-profit, student-run organization that conducts research, education, and action on environmental and social justice issues at McGill University and in the Montreal community. With such a broad mandate, QPIRG brings together a wide range of activists interested in many different issues.

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Primary Telephone: 
514-398-7432
Email Address: 
qpirg@ssmu.mcgill.ca
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Fax Number: 
514-398-8976
Street Address: 
McGill University
Addt'l Street Address: 
3647 University ST
City: 
Montréal
Province: 
Québec
Postal/ZIP Code: 
H3A 2B3

International POP's Elimination Network

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English
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Community education/development
Advocacy

IPEN is a unique global network of people and public interest organizations, which respects and enjoys a wide diversity of cultures, skills and knowledge. Together we share a common commitment to achieve a toxic-free future where chemical production, use and disposal does not harm people and the environment. We welcome you to the IPEN family to work together for the elimination of the world's toxic legacy and to ensure safe alternatives for the protection of all living things and the prevention of future contamination world wide."

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