Countries will have to monitor and track the movements of plastic waste outside their borders.
Further legal review, due in June, assessing what the ombudsperson’s powers should be.
She warns the world has 12 years until carbon emissions reach “a point of no return.”
Chrystia Freeland offered Canada’s support for the Alliance for Multilateralism during a meeting of G7 foreign ministers in Dinard, France.
Agreement commits Canada to prevent development on Indigenous land without adequate consultation.
Meeting the ambitious goal requires rapid, far-reaching and unprecedented changes in all aspects of society.
Canadian PM invokes Nelson Mandela in speech on global challenges; talk of NAFTA on UN General Assembly sidelines.
Meeting would come despite U.S. officials assessing that the North has not followed through on its denuclearization commitments.
Canada’s campaign to win a two-year temporary seat on the Security Council will be under scrutiny.
Federal government says by 2030 Canada will be 66 megatonnes short of its commitments.
Retirements and competition for high-skilled workers from other industries will strain hiring efforts.
Upward trend is expected to continue even with a continuing decline in fertility rates.
Talks will hammer out details for how countries should implement the 2015 Paris climate accord.
UNEP’s executive director said China’s pending national program is “of enormous significance.”
Global urban air pollution levels rose by 8% between 2008 and 2013.