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“When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.” (White Elk)
Women’s Voices for the Earth
Works to eliminate or substantially reduce environmental toxics impacting human health and to increase women’s participation in environmental decision-making. Women’s Voices for the Earth (WVE) is a national organization that engages women to advocate for the right to live in a healthy environment. WVE seeks to reduce and ultimately eliminate environmental pollutants that cause health problems for women, their families and communities. To this end, WVE creates opportunities for women to influence environmental decision-making. WVE’s goal is to educate the public about the harmful effects of chemicals, particularly those that affect women, and provide them with the tools they need to protect themselves and effectively advocate for a healthy environment.
American Environmental Health Foundation (AEHF)
AEHF is a nonprofit organization founded to provide research and education into Chemical Sensitivity. Over the past 24 years the Foundation has funded more than 30 major medical research projects (many of our research papers are available at no cost to you on this internet site) and for the past 24 years, we have sponsored an International Symposium for physicians and scientists from around the world.
The Foundation Store carries almost 1500 environmentally safe products for the home and office. Our products are designed for both chemically sensitive individual and the environmentally aware person. Our list of safe products includes:Books, Organic Cotton Clothing and Bedding, Personal Care Products, Pollutant Detection Kits, Charcoal and Ceramic Masks, Household Cleaning Products, Vitamin and Mineral Supplements, Air Filters and Purifiers, Safe Paints, Sealers, and Stains Adhesives, Water Filtration Systems and Saunas
David Suzuki Foundation
Foundation collaborates with scientists, business and industry, academia, government and non-governmental organizations. To seek the best research to provide innovative solutions that will help build a clean, competitive economy that does not threaten the natural services that support all life. "We work with government, business and individuals to conserve our environment by providing science-based education, advocacy and policy work, and acting as a catalyst for the social change that today's situation demands. Our mission is to protect the diversity of nature and our quality of life, now and for the future. Our vision is that within a generation, Canadians act on the understanding that we are all interconnected and interdependent with nature."
International Union for Conservation of Nature
IUCN, the International Union for Conservation of Nature, helps the world find pragmatic solutions to our most pressing environment and development challenges. It supports scientific research, manages field projects all over the world and brings governments, non-government organizations, United Nations agencies, companies and local communities together to develop and implement policy, laws and best practice.
IUCN is the world’s oldest and largest global environmental network - a democratic membership union with more than 1,000 government and NGO member organizations, and almost 11,000 volunteer scientists in more than 160 countries. UCN’s work is supported by over 1,000 professional staff in 60 offices and hundreds of partners in public, NGO and private sectors around the world. The Union’s headquarters are located in Gland, near Geneva, in Switzerland.