Our Mission

CAPE works to better human health by protecting the planet.

Guiding Principles:

* We seek to better understand how the environment affects human health in order to be a resource to others.

* We educate our members, other physicians and health professionals, the public, and policy-makers about environmental health issues.

* We take actions that will contribute to the protection and promotion of human health by addressing issues of environmental degradation.

* We collaborate with other organizations, nationally and internationally, that share our concerns and values.

* We support and guide physicians to advocate for healthier environments and ecosystems.

* We speak as Physicians.

* We are Evidence Based and Ethics Driven.


Our Vision:

* A Canada that prioritizes the health of people and the planet in society and policy.

Our Victories – Thanks to You!

Our heartfelt and sincere gratitude to our supporters, campaign partners, and volunteers who have made these victories possible.

We cannot thank you enough!


Won a commitment for a nation-wide coal phase-out by 2030


Won a commitment to phase out coal plants in Alberta by 2030


Won regulations to reduce neonics in Ontario by 80%


Closed Ontario’s coal plants, making Ontario coal-free


Convinced Quebec to withdraw support from the Asbestos industry

Impact Reports

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Take action today and sign CAPE’s petition to make a difference for the environmental health of future generations to come.


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