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MiningWatch Canada Members

Membership in MiningWatch Canada is comprised of not-for-profit organisations working on environmental, social justice, international development and aboriginal issues. Member groups will serve as primary program and campaign partners and will assist in the development of strategy via input to the annual meeting. Membership applications are approved by the Board of MiningWatch Canada. Membership is not available to for-profit organisations or associations thereof. MiningWatch Canada programs and services are also accessible to non-member groups.

As of 2016, the members of MiningWatch Canada are:

  1. Alternatives North
  2. Bathurst Sustainable Development
  3. Bedford Mining Alert
  4. CELA – the CanadianEnvironmental Law Association
  5. CLEANf/Ld – Centre for Longterm Environmental Action in Nf/Ld
  6. CPAWS – the Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society
  7. CUPE – Canadian Union of Public Employees
  8. Development and Peace – the Canadian Catholic Organization for Development and Peace (CCODP)
  9. Friends of the Earth Canada
  10. Friends of the Stikine Society
  11. Innu Nation
  12. Inter Pares
  13. Kairos – Canadian Ecumenical Justice Initiatives, an ecumenical partnership bringing together the Aboriginal Rights Coalition, the Canada Asia Working Group, the Ecumenical Coalition for Economic Justice, Inter-Church Action for Development, Relief and Justice, the Inter-Church Coalition on Africa, the Inter-Church Committee for Human Rights in Latin America, the Inter-Church Committee for Refugees, PLURA (antipoverty named after its Presbyterian, Lutheran, United, Roman Catholic and Anglican sponsors), the Taskforce on the Churches and Corporate Responsibility, and TEN DAYS for Global Justice
  14. The Mixedwood Forest Society
  15. Nature Canada (formerly the Canadian Nature Federation)
  16. Northwatch – a coalition of environmental and social justice groups in northeastern Ontario.
  17. OPSEU (Ontario Public Service Employees Union) Social Justice Fund
  18. Polaris Institute
  19. Public Service Alliance of Canada
  20. Quebec Native Women
  21. Rivers Without Borders
  22. Sierra Club of Canada
  23. Steelworkers Humanity Fund
  24. UNIFOR Social Justice Fund
  25. United Church of Canada
  26. Watershed Sentinel Educational Society
  27. YCS – the Yukon Conservation Society