WORKING TOGETHER FOR A LEGAL SYSTEM THAT SERVES OUR ENVIRONMENT!

The CQDE acts as a guardian of environmental law. Our lawyers undertake legal recourses while also informing the public of their rights and the tools at their disposal to actively participate in the protection of the environment. Environmental protection is a collective issue and we want to help everyone play their part.

News and Projects

News and Projects

Kick Polluters out of the Canada Pavilion | Open Letter

2022 November 14

Dear Minister Guilbeault CC. Francis Pigeon, Executive Director - Canada Pavilion at COP27 Re: Kick polluters out of the Canada…

Constitutional validity of the Impact Assessment Act: The CQDE appeals to the Supreme Court

2022 September 28

Montreal, September 28, 2022 - The Centre québécois du droit de l’environnement (CQDE) today filed a motion with the Supreme…

Press release | Climate-washing: the CQDE calls for tighter legal and regulatory supervision

2022 September 27

 Montreal, September 27, 2022 - The Centre québécois du droit de l’environnement (CQDE) today released an important report entitled "Climate-washing:…