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Commission for Environmental Cooperation to Convene North American Environmental Leaders for #CEC31, to Be Held 24–26 June in Wilmington, North Carolina, USA

May 8, 2024 Council

Tiohtià:ke (Montreal), 8 May 2024 — The Commission for Environmental Cooperation’s (CEC) 31st annual Council Session and Joint Public Advisory Committee (JPAC) Public Forum will be held 24–26 June 2024 in Wilmington, North Carolina under the theme “Strengthening Environmental Justice through Community Empowerment.” #CEC31 will bring together North America’s top environmental officials and the public-at-large to learn from and engage with environmental justice advocates, Indigenous and community leaders, experts, youth, activists and others, including many of the partners CEC has worked with over three decades of regional collaboration to protect and conserve the North American environment. 2024 also marks the CEC’s 30th anniversary, presenting an opportunity for the CEC and North America to reflect upon and showcase three decades of regional environmental cooperation.

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#CEC31
May 8, 2024 Council

Commission for Environmental Cooperation to Convene North American Environmental Leaders for #CEC31, to Be Held 24–26 June in Wilmington, North Carolina, USA

Tiohtià:ke (Montreal), 8 May 2024 — The Commission for Environmental Cooperation’s (CEC) 31st annual Council...

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May 2, 2024 EJ4Climate

CEC EJ4Climate Grant Program Awards $2.4M for North American Environmental Justice Projects

Tiohtià:ke (Montreal), 2 May 2024 — The North American Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC) has...

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Loggerhead Turtle - SEM Factual Record
April 22, 2024 SEM

CEC Publishes Factual Record on the Effective Enforcement of Environmental Law Related to Submission SEM-20-001 (Loggerhead Turtle)

Tiohtià:ke (Montreal), 22 April 2024 — Today the Secretariat of the Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC)...

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GELP Generation of Environmental Leaders Program
February 13, 2024

New Generation of Environmental Leaders Program Launched for North American Youth

Tiohtià:ke (Montreal), 13 February 2024 — Calling all youth in Canada, Mexico and the United States! Are you ready...

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Cadereyta Refinery
February 6, 2024 SEM

CEC Receives Environmental Enforcement Submission on Air Pollution from the Cadereyta Pemex Refinery in Nuevo León, Mexico

Tiohtià:ke (Montreal), 6 February 2024 — Yesterday, a Mexican citizen filed a submission, under Chapter 24 of...

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Time Ceramics - water extraction
February 2, 2024 SEM

CEC Receives Environmental Enforcement Submission Regarding the Time Ceramics Company in Hidalgo, Mexico

Tiohtià:ke (Montreal), 2 February 2024—Yesterday, a Mexican citizen filed a submission, under Chapter 24 of the...

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JPAC Chair 2024
January 16, 2024 JPAC

Research professor and Organic Coffee Producer Esteban Escamilla Prado to Chair CEC’s Joint Public Advisory Committee (JPAC)

Tiohtià:ke (Montreal), 16 January 2024 — The Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC) is pleased to...

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Freshwater Management
December 5, 2023 JPAC

Oaxaca, site of two international forums on managing freshwater resources in the face of the environmental challenges of climate change

Oaxaca de Juárez, Mexico, 5 December 2023 — On 27–29 November 2023, in Oaxaca, Mexico, the Commission for...

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NAPECA Grants
November 27, 2023 NAPECA Grants

NAPECA Grant Program: C$1.75 Million to Empower Indigenous Peoples and Enhance Climate Adaptation by Incorporating Indigenous Knowledge

Tiohtià:ke (Montreal), 27 November 2023 — The Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC) is calling for...

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