• Let’s make Canada open for justice

    Do you want to help ensure that Canadian mining, oil and gas companies respect human rights and the environment no matter where they operate and face real consequences if they do not?

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  • Take action this November!

    09 November, 2018

    It’s been 10 months since the Government of Canada announced that it would create an ombudsperson. Communities negatively affected by Canadian mining companies around the world are still waiting. Take action and urge the Canadian government to get moving on its promise.

    Posted in Campaign updates

  • Upcoming CNCA member events

    12 September, 2018

    October 11 Business and Human Rights Ideas Conference in Montreal

    Canadian civil society organizations and legal scholars are invited to participate in this thought-provoking, dynamic and informative day long workshop hosted by the Canadian Network on Corporate Accountability. Guest speakers include Adriana Espinosa, European Coalition for Corporate Justice. For more information and to register

    Posted in Campaign updates

  • Canada is Recruiting its first Business and Human Rights Ombudsperson

    19 June, 2018

    Canada is recruiting its first Business and Human Rights Ombudsperson. Review of applications will begin on June 26, 2018.

    For more information about this position, click here.

    Posted in Campaign updates

  • UN report tells Canada to do more to combat human rights abuse by business overseas

    19 June, 2018

    CNCA press release: “The report’s recommendations on the ombudsperson hit the nail on the head … It says the ombudsperson must be well resourced and completely independent from government. She must have all the powers necessary to fully address human rights abuse, including the power to summon witnesses and compel the production of documents.”

    Posted in Press Releases

  • CNCA is hiring a part time Communications Officer

    09 March, 2018


    CNCA is hiring a part time Communications Officer. If you are a highly driven self-starter with excellent English writing skills, experience driving communications strategies using web-based and social media platforms, and are dedicated to human rights then please consider joining our dynamic team!

    Posted in Campaign updates

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