Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 16:56

SolónWashington, D.C. – Maude Barlow, Honorary Chairperson of the Council of Canadians and Wenonah Hauter, executive director of the U.S.

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 19:11

Every Lake

The Council of Canadians is condemning the Trudeau government’s response to the review on the Navigation Protection Act and its announcement that it will leave 99% of waterways unprotected in Canada. This move breaks the Liberal promise to restore protections lost when the Navigable Waters Protection Act was eliminated by the Harper government.

Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 17:59


WHAT: Well-known water justice activist Maude Barlow will be in Paris, Ontario tomorrow to draw attention to Ontario’s water crisis. This event is presented by the Concerned Citizens of Brant and the Council of Canadians.


Monday, June 12, 2017 - 20:11

Two stunning new reports have revealed that a significant number of doctors in Ontario have been engaged in an “illegal double-dipping practice” and regulators aren’t addressing the problem.

Monday, June 12, 2017 - 15:10

Protest fracking in Ontario

The Ontario government recently made regulatory changes to the Oil, Gas and Salt Resources Act that open the door to fracking in Ontario.

Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 17:03

WHAT: Participants will march to highlight the importance of protecting water from tar sands pipelines, train cars, and export supertankers, in solidarity with the Wolastoqewiyik (Maliseet People) and Mi’kmaq people, whose ancestral territories are threatened by the Energy East pipeline. All events are family friendly.

Friday, June 2, 2017 - 13:38

Amber and Diana

This week, two yoga teachers, Chicago-based Amber Cook and San Francisco-based Diana Oppenheim, have embarked on a 900 mile month-long Bike for Clean Water trip from Seattle to San Francisco, raising funds and awareness for the global water justice project, the Blue Planet Project.