Vulnerable people and communities need protection from polluters and justice from the courts. Make polluters pay and hold governments accountable.
Your donation will support
- carefully selected precedent setting interventions in Canadian courts where FoE Canada can bring distinctive perspectives to the courts on the application of principles like polluter pays, intergenerational equity, the precautionary principle and environmental rights.
- judicial reviews where FoE wishes to challenge government policy and decisions.
- participation as a member of the Friends of the Earth International team in the negotiations conducted by the UN Humans Rights Council for a UN Legally BindingTreaty on Transnational Corporations and Other Business Enterprises with respect to human and environmental rights
- research and engagement to develop a model Act on Corporate Accountability for Canadian multinational corporations