Environmental Defence is Canada's most effective environmental action organization. Environmental Defence challenges governments and inspires change by connecting people with environmental issues that affect their daily lives in their homes, workplaces and neighbourhoods. It aims to reach reaching several goals: to ban harmful chemicals, to proctect the green spaces and to make the energy and the economy greener.

Contact details

Website:
http://environmentaldefence.ca/

Address:
116 Spadina Ave Suite 300 Toronto, Ontario M5V 2K6

Country:
Canada

Sub-region:
Northern America

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
Canada
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Non-profit
Institutional affiliations
Independent
Year founded
1984
Age (years)
Environmental Defence
 40
Canada average
 33
Global average
 32
Founded by
Founders: N/A
Founder gender: N/A
Leadership
Leader(s) (2023): Tim Gray, Executive Director
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2022): Tim Gray, Executive Director
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2021): Tim Gray, Executive Director
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2023
Environmental Defence
 34
Canada average
 25
Global average
 66
2021
Environmental Defence
 27
2019
Environmental Defence
 25
% Female staff
2023
Environmental Defence
 68%
Canada average
 53%
Global average
 50%
2021
Environmental Defence
 70%
2019
Environmental Defence
 64%
% Female researchers
2017
Environmental Defence
 58%
Canada average
 37%
Global average
 41%

Organisational performance

Publications
2022
Environmental Defence
 24
Canada average
 33
Global average
 65
2020
Environmental Defence
 15
2019
Environmental Defence
 8
Financials
2020
Environmental Defence
 $2,844,000
Canada average
 $6,219,932
Global average
 $214,856,754
2019
Environmental Defence
 $2,968,000

Social

Likes (2023)
Environmental Defence
 95,158
Canada average
 19,656
Global average
 27,094
Likes (2022)
Environmental Defence
 93,872
Likes (2021)
Environmental Defence
 94,323
Twitter
Followers (2024)
Environmental Defence
 35,100
Canada average
 11,305
Global average
 18,119
Followers (2022)
Environmental Defence
 33,563
Followers (2021)
Environmental Defence
 31,882
Subscribers (2023)
Environmental Defence
 1,650
Canada average
 3,436
Global average
 6,305
Subscribers (2022)
Environmental Defence
 1,430
Subscribers (2021)
Environmental Defence
 1,320
Followers (2023)
Environmental Defence
 14,000
Canada average
 5,924
Global average
 11,185
Followers (2022)
Environmental Defence
 10,816
Followers (2021)
Environmental Defence
 8,721
Followers (2023)
Environmental Defence
 6,294
Canada average
 8,485
Global average
 12,007
Followers (2022)
Environmental Defence
 4,917
Followers (2019)
Environmental Defence
 3,022

Data notes

Last updated: 10/05/2023
Rating of data accuracy (find out more) : OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website
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