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Official Ombudsperson Announcement

Official Ombudsperson Announcement After 11 years of campaigning for greater corporate accountability, the CNCA is encouraged by the federal government’s creation of a human rights ombudsperson regarding the overseas operations of Canadian companies. ... Read More

Official Ombudsperson Announcement

Official Ombudsperson Announcement After 11 years of campaigning for greater corporate accountability, the CNCA is encouraged by the federal government’s creation of a human rights ombudsperson regarding the overseas operations of Canadian companies. ... Read More

How will your New Year’s Resolutions be good for the planet and your wallet?

How will your New Year’s Resolutions be good for the planet and your wallet? As the head of Friends of the Earth in Canada, Bea Olivastri, is often asked around this time of year about the most important things someone can do to help ... Read More

Media Releases

Banned pesticides found in plants at Ontario garden centres

Banned pesticides found in plants at Ontario garden centres FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Environmental groups file request for investigation under Ontario’s Environmental Bill of rights April 18, 2018 (TORONTO) Friends of the Earth Canada is calling on Ontario Minister of ... Read More

Federal Court rules bee-killing pesticide lawsuit will go to full hearing

Lawsuit brought by environmental groups survives second attempt to shut it down. April 12, 2018 TORONTO — A lawsuit launched by environmental groups in a bid to protect pollinators from ... Read More

Record environmental judgement, moves to Ontario Superior Court in Toronto

Record environmental judgement, moves to Ontario Superior Court in Toronto Long running dispute between petro-giant Chevron and Ecuadorian citizens has Canadian component April 5, 2018 (Toronto, Canada) – This morning, Friends of the Earth Canada, the Steelworkers Humanity Fund and ... Read More

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