Recommendations for Budget 2020

The Green Budget Coalition (GBC) brings together 22 leading Canadian environmental organizations, to present an analysis of the most pressing issues regarding environmental sustainability in Canada and to make a consolidated annual set of recommendations to the federal government regarding strategic fiscal and budgetary opportunities.

CELA applauds federal government’s Budget 2018

Feb 27 2018 Toronto, Canada – Today, the Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA) applauded the federal government’s announcement that $1.3 billion over 5 years of federal contribution will be allocated towards conserving Canada’s protected areas as part of its 2018 Budget.…

What could Budget 2018 mean for Canada’s environment?

Posted by Kerrie Blaise, CELA Counsel on November 24, 2017 Canada is consulting on Budget 2018. So too, is the Canadian Environmental Law Association and 18 other leading Canadian environmental organizations who have headed to Ottawa, as the Green Budget Coalition, to tell our…

It’s Time for Government to Invest in Nature, say 19 National Environmental Organizations

Media Release from the Green Budget Coalition Sep 20 2017 OTTAWA, ON – Nineteen leading Canadian environmental and conservation organizations delivered a clear message to the federal government this week: “The time has come for serious federal investment in Canada’s ecosystems and…

Challenging all MPs whose ridings have high radon levels – support a radon tax credit!

Posted by Kathleen Cooper, Senior Researcher on October 25, 2016 Over 600,000 homes across Canada are estimated to have above-guideline radon levels. That’s a lot of houses where lung cancer risk is elevated. It turns out many of those homes are in the…