Environmental Defence Canada

Background of the organization 

Environmental Defence is a leading Canadian environmental advocacy organization that works with government, industry and individuals to defend clean water, a safe climate and healthy communities. For over 35 years, Environmental Defence has worked at the municipal, provincial and federal level to safeguard freshwater, create livable communities, decrease Canadians’ exposure to toxic chemicals, end plastic pollution, tackle climate change and build a clean economy. 


Project description 

Funding will contribute to Environmental Defence’s work for federal regulations governing climate risk disclosure from financial institutions. 


  • 2023-2024
  • $ 105,000
  • Funding Type: Focus Area Funding
  • Funding Stream: Climate

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