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September 20, 2019
Climate Crisis

Why Canada's nurses are speaking out for large-scale climate action

Download our postcard and send a message to the Prime Minister! Linda Silas | CFNU President For the second year in a row, severe flooding in my home province of New Brunswick has devastated local communities, forcing families to abandon their homes or bunker down and risk being trapped by the rising waters. Climate change […]

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June 4, 2019
Climate Crisis Media Release

Canada’s nurses take action on climate change

MEDIA RELEASE Canada’s nurses take action on climate change June 4, 2019 (FREDERICTON, NB) – A new discussion paper on the health impacts of climate change calls on nurses to prepare for extreme weather events, plan for emerging patient needs resulting from climate change, and encourage green initiatives at work. The paper, released in Fredericton […]

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