Let's take care of our land of plenty!

The Pays de Cocagne Sustainable Development Group's (PCSDG) mission is to engage citizen participation towards the sustainability of Cocagne watershed communities

October 22nd, 2020

Cocagne  – The GDDPC invites you to its annual general assembly, on Sunday November 1, 2020 at 2 p.m. on the virtual platform zoom.

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January 29, 2020

Grande Digue - Last week, thanks to the Gaia project educational program, 3rd year students in Mrs. Josée's class and 5th year students in Mrs. Joline class carried out a one-day audit of waste produced at school in order to better understand the different types of waste and possibly create a waste management plan.


August 12, 2020

Pokemouche/Shediac - New partnership between organizations on the east coast of New Brunswick to offer workshops on a natural approach to dealing with coastal erosion.

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Nov 19, 2019

Sackville - The Monarch butterfly generated a lot of interest during the presentation of the Pays de Cocagne Sustainable Development Group (GDDPC) at the Mount Allison University Watershed Caucus meeting this November.

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July 6, 2020

New Brunswick - The authors of the Transition Pact (June 2020) offer us 101 ideas for recovery, including ideas against food waste (in French).

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October 18, 2019


Cocagne - Since the beginning of October 2019, several students from Cocagne, Grande-Digue and Notre-Dame schools have been planting trees on their schoolyard and in the community in collaboration with the Pays de Cocagne Sustainable Development Group (PCSDG).

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April 8, 2020


Cocagne - Shorebirds face many challenges and there are simple tips to better protect them according to the inventory conducted in 2019 by Denise Maillet, coordinator of the SENB Piping Plover Project at Birds Canada.

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August 21, 2019

Cocagne - This summer during Acadian World Congress in Cocagne, more than 60 people visited the PCSDG booth at the marina of Cocagne. People shared with us their concerns and advice regarding the changing climate. These comments will inform the climate change adaptation plan for the Cocagne watershed. In addition, visitors have discovered Monarch butterflies in caterpillar, chrysalis and adult form.

Upcoming activities

Nov 1st, 2020 - AGA of GDDPC

2 p.m.
On the virtual platform Zoom.
You are invited to our AGM (annual meeting). Please note, only members can vote.
To participate please, click on the link in the agenda and you can find all the documents on our website.

Nov 9th to 16th, 2020 - Vote at Voilà contest

The GDDPC in collaboration with several partners will build in 2021 a community root cellar aiming food security for people in the rural community of Cocagne. The goal is to store the vegetables that are produced in the collective section of the community garden that serve on the menu of the Blanche-Bourgeois school and several families and individuals in need. The planned location is near Center 50 (also a disaster relief center), which is already being used as a collective kitchen for processing certain foods.
Vote for our project in the Voila contest every day between November 9 and 16, 2020, click here!

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