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2024–2026 CEC NAPECA Grant Program Funds 10 Grants to Empower Indigenous Peoples, Enhance Climate Adaptation and Support Indigenous Knowledge Systems

June 21, 2024 NAPECA Grants

Tiohtià:ke (Montreal), 21 June 2024—The Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC)  is proud to announce that 10 community projects were chosen under the North American Partnership for Environmental Community Action (NAPECA) grant program, which seeks to improve environmental conditions at the community, Indigenous, local and regional levels. This 2024–2026 NAPECA cycle is supporting environmental initiatives that will involve and empower Indigenous Peoples and communities and enhance climate adaptation by respectfully applying and protecting Indigenous knowledge systems.

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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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May 24, 2023 Council

CEC to Convene Top Environment Officials from Canada, Mexico, United States, 28–29 June in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

Montreal, 24 May 2023 — The Commission for Environmental Cooperation’s (CEC) 30th annual Council Session...

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February 2, 2023 JPAC

JPAC Advice on the Creation of a New Network of Communities for Environmental Justice

The CEC’s Joint Public Advisory Committee (JPAC) has just submitted Advice to the CEC Council, regarding a new...

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JPAC Chair for 2023
January 18, 2023 JPAC

Indigenous Leader and Scholar Octaviana Trujillo to Chair CEC’s Joint Public Advisory Committee (JPAC)

Montreal, 18 January 2023 — The Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC) is pleased to announce that...

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Banner to announce the 2022 Council Session
May 26, 2022 Council

Environment Ministers of Canada, Mexico, United States to Meet in Mérida, Mexico, 14-15 July 2022

Montreal, 26 May 2022 — The Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC) invites the public, Indigenous groups,...

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March 17, 2022 Council

Save the Date: Commission for Environmental Cooperation Council Session 14-15 July 2022

Montreal, 17 March 2022—Mark your calendars for the Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC)’s...

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JPAC Chair
January 12, 2022 JPAC

Environmentalist Louie Porta to Lead the CEC’s Joint Public Advisory Committee

Montreal, 12 January 2022—We are pleased to announce that leading Canadian environmentalist Louie Porta will chair...

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November 8, 2021 JPAC

CEC Joint Public Advisory Committee Advises North America’s Environment Ministers on Environmental Justice and Climate Change Solutions

JPAC recommendations focus on environmental justice and interconnected impacts of climate change. Montreal,...

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