Think tank

David Suzuki Foundation

DSF

Vancouver, Canada

The David Suzuki Foundation works with government, business and individuals to conserve our environment by providing science-based education, advocacy and policy work, and acting as a and acting as a catalyst for the social change that today's situation demands. Its mission is to protect the diversity of nature and our quality of life, now and for the future. Its vision is that within a generation, Canadians act on the understanding that They are all interconnected and interdependent with nature. The David Suzuki Foundation has the following main goals: protecting the climate and ensure that Canada is doing its fair share to avoid dangerous climate change and is on track to achieve a safe level of greenhouse gas emissions; transforming the economy and make certain that Canadians can maintain a high quality of life within the finite limits of nature through efficient resource use; protecting nature and work to protect the diversity and health of Canada's marine, freshwater, and terrestrial creatures and ecosystems; reconnecting with nature and ensure that Canadians, especially youth, learn about their dependence on a healthy environment through outdoor education; building community and engage Canadians to live healthier, more fulfilled and just lives with tips on building Earth-friendly infrastructure, making smart energy choices, using efficient transportation, and being mindful of the products, food and water that is being used.

Contact details

Website:
http://www.davidsuzuki.org/

Address:
219 – 2211 West 4th Avenue Vancouver, BC V6K 4S2

Country:
Canada

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Canada
Operating languages
English , French

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1990
Age (years)
David Suzuki Foundation
 31
Canada average
 35
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: David Suzuki
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): Steve Cornish
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): Steve Cornish
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): Steve Cornish
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2017
David Suzuki Foundation
 86
Canada average
 27
Global average
 161
% Female researchers
2017
David Suzuki Foundation
 18%
Canada average
36% 
Global average
41% 

Organisational performance

Financials
2016
David Suzuki Foundation
 $14,253,286
Canada average
 $4,488,311
Global average
 $103,271,725

Social

Likes (2019)
David Suzuki Foundation
 507,726
Canada average
 18,867
Global average
 24,405
Likes (2017)
David Suzuki Foundation
 492,139
Twitter
Followers (2019)
David Suzuki Foundation
 156,304
Canada average
 10,799
Global average
 15,113
Followers (2018)
David Suzuki Foundation
 154,186
Followers (2017)
David Suzuki Foundation
 152,796
Subscribers (2019)
David Suzuki Foundation
 4,081
Canada average
 1,101
Global average
 5,924
Subscribers (2017)
David Suzuki Foundation
 4,372
Followers (2019)
David Suzuki Foundation
 74,100
Canada average
 4,732
Global average
 8,194
Followers (2019)
David Suzuki Foundation
 13,415
Canada average
 3,812
Global average
 6,912

Data notes

Last updated: 01/04/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Think tank list
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