Our world-class research and experts are often featured in media across the globe.
See below to see the latest media releases from IISD Experimental Lakes Area and features in media. If you wish to speak to one of our experts, contact Sumeep Bath, media and communications officer at IISD Experimental Lakes Area at [email protected] or +1 (204) 958-7700 ext. 740.
IISD-ELA in the News | Hakai Magazine | January 20, 2020
Mending Coastal Marshes
"They’ve now partnered with the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) to research the matrix’s filtering capacity for oil spills. After this, they’re planning to do further studies with Louisiana State University and, hopefully, with IISD as well, to ensure that the matrix doesn’t shed microplastics."
IISD-ELA in the News | Winnipeg Free Press | January 17, 2020
Digital analysis can help reduce lead-poisoning threats
"Provision of drinking water is a basic right, but requires tackling complex questions that involve aging infrastructure, multiple layers of governing entities and limited resources. Digital technologies are being embraced globally to address those very questions, to avert another Flint or Cape Town situation. It’s now time for Canada — proud guardian of much of the world’s fresh water — to follow suit."
IISD-ELA in the News | Global News TV | January 15, 2020
Young innovators team up to clean up Lake Winnipeg
"Young innovators from across Canada are coming together to create solutions for the problems affecting Lake Winnipeg."
IISD-ELA in the News | Winnipeg Free Press | December 5, 2019
Province pushes Winnipeg to produce phosphorus reduction plan
"A project steering committee will oversee implementation of both the interim phosphorus reduction strategy to commence in February, as well implementation of the upgrades to meet the licence requirements. It will be assisted by an advisory committee that will include representatives from the city, multiple provincial government departments, as well as key stakeholders, such as the International Institute of Sustainable Development, Lake Winnipeg Foundation and Lake Winnipeg Indigenous Collective."
IISD-ELA in the News | Shop with M Podcast | November 21, 2019
Discussing why we have “Phosphate-Free” on our laundry, soap and other products with the IISD
"In this podcast M interviews Sumeep Bath with the IISD (International Institute for Sustainable Development). Join M as she learns about how we have Canada's experimental lakes to thank for "Phosphate-Free" detergents, soaps and other products and how the products we consume, don't just impact the environment - but also our health!"