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
 32
Canada average
 34
Global average
 31
Founded by
Founders: David Suzuki
Founder gender: All male
Leadership
Leader(s) (2021): Ian Bruce, Acting Executive Director
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2019): Steve Cornish
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): Steve Cornish
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2021
David Suzuki Foundation
 9
Canada average
 26
Global average
 86
2017
David Suzuki Foundation
 86
% Female staff
2021
David Suzuki Foundation
 56%
Canada average
 53%
Global average
 48%
% Female researchers
2017
David Suzuki Foundation
 18%
Canada average
 37%
Global average
 41%

Organisational performance

Financials
2020
David Suzuki Foundation
 $10,701,000
Canada average
 $6,241,133
Global average
 $199,879,694
2019
David Suzuki Foundation
 $9,956,000
2016
David Suzuki Foundation
 $14,253,286

Social

Likes (2022)
David Suzuki Foundation
 498,784
Canada average
 21,165
Global average
 32,642
Likes (2021)
David Suzuki Foundation
 503,325
Likes (2019)
David Suzuki Foundation
 507,726
Twitter
Followers (2022)
David Suzuki Foundation
 157,321
Canada average
 12,933
Global average
 19,218
Followers (2021)
David Suzuki Foundation
 157,213
Followers (2019)
David Suzuki Foundation
 156,304
Subscribers (2022)
David Suzuki Foundation
 5,710
Canada average
 3,033
Global average
 5,610
Subscribers (2021)
David Suzuki Foundation
 5,420
Subscribers (2019)
David Suzuki Foundation
 4,081
Followers (2022)
David Suzuki Foundation
 97,668
Canada average
 6,942
Global average
 14,670
Followers (2021)
David Suzuki Foundation
 88,220
Followers (2019)
David Suzuki Foundation
 74,100
Followers (2022)
David Suzuki Foundation
 20,691
Canada average
 8,440
Global average
 16,346
Followers (2019)
David Suzuki Foundation
 13,415

Data notes

Last updated: 08/06/2021
Boundary organization (find out more): Yes
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): Authenticated
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Think tank list
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