Environment: Resources & Stories

Find out more about initiatives taking place in partnership with the Catherine Donnelly Foundation, as well as stories of impact from recent Environment Initiatives grant partners.


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Climate & Energy Think Tank

The Catherine Donnelly Foundation recently supported the work of Clean Energy Canada to accelerate Canada’s transition to clean and renewable energy systems by telling the story of the global shift to clean and low-carbon energy sources. They conduct original research, host dialogues and aim to inspire and inform policy leadership.



Seeking Environmental Justice in Sarnia

The Catherine Donnelly Foundation supports  Ecojustice with a five-year grant to fund efforts to enshrine the right to a healthy environment for every Canadian into the Charter of Rights and Freedoms. Read the latest news on their work with Aamjiwnaang First Nation in Sarnia’s Chemical Valley.


Secwepemc Gathering

The Catherine Donnelly Foundation supported the Indigenous Network on Economies and Trade in their June 2017 Secwepemcul’ecw Assembly near Clearwater, BC.  At the conclusion of the assembly, they drafted and approved by consensus the historic Secwepemc Declaration on Protecting Our Land & Water Against the Kinder Morgan Transmountain Pipeline.