CAN Canada works to support and encourage solutions that protect the environment. Through policy development, increased engagement, and provided services, CAN works to help combat environmental harm through advancing practical policies and front-line solutions to manage carbon pollution as well as other impacts from climate change to communities and the environment.
David Suzuki Foundation is a national non-profit organization that works to conserve and protect the natural environment. Through collaboration, evidence-based research, and policy analysis, the foundation also works to create a more sustainable Canada. The foundation’s mission is to protect nature’s diversity and the wellbeing of all life, now and for the future. Their vision is that we all act every day on the understanding that we are one with nature.
Environmental Defence is a leading Canadian advocacy organization that works with the government, industry and individuals to defend clean water, a safe climate and healthy communities. Over the years, Environmental Defence had major wins including: protection of the Greenbelt, banning of the toxic chemical BPA in baby bottles, founding of the Green Energy Act Alliance and their most recent effort to get rid of the toxic micro beads polluting Canada’s lakes.