Help Protect Ontario Farmland–Join the Harvest Walk

Help Protect Ontario Farmland–Join the Harvest Walk

Join a 30-minute walk to protect Ontario farmland. HWY 413 threatens 400 acres of the Greenbelt and 2000 acres of farmland. SCAN! members will take the Bolton Walk North, meeting at 9:45 am at the Caledon Centre for Recreation and Wellness. For more details, visit the...
The Ontario Climate Change Reports/An Update

The Ontario Climate Change Reports/An Update

SCAN! tells the CBC about campaigning for the release of the climate change impact reports, and SCAN!’s Jennifer Penney talks with CBC’s Alan Neal. (See our MEDIA RELEASE.) Read the CBC Article Hear the CBC...
“A Landmark Case/Held v. Montana” by Alan Levy

“A Landmark Case/Held v. Montana” by Alan Levy

There is much to celebrate about the exciting, landmark decision from the Montana District Court in the youth case of Held v. Montana. (To read the full text of the decision, issued on August 14, 2023, click HERE.) Shortly after the trial ended in June, a summary of...
“Mobilizing Older Adults to Fight the Climate Crisis”/A Report

“Mobilizing Older Adults to Fight the Climate Crisis”/A Report

Read University of Toronto professor’s sociology students’ major research project on seniors and the climate justice movement. The work is based on interviews with both SCAN! and non-SCAN! seniors.  The project includes a summary of some of the latest research on...
Global Climate Litigation Report

Global Climate Litigation Report

A hefty new report (109 pages) has arrived from the United Nations Environment Program (July 27, 2023) in conjunction with the Sabin Center for Climate Change Law at Columbia Climate School (Columbia Law School). It is entitled “Global Climate Litigation: 2023...