A worldwide movement that works to promote internationally recognized human rights enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other international human rights standards.
Canadian Catholic Organization for Development and Peace (CCODP)
One of Canada’s leading international development agencies.
Catholic Church Reform
An international network of individual and groups seeking reform of the Catholic Church which aims to provide a united voice and collaborative action to effect that reform.
Focuses on faith, justice and politics within a Canadian context
A women-initiated grassroots peace and social justice movement working to end current wars, stop new wars, and redirect our resources into healthcare, education, green jobs and other life-affirming activities.
CORPUS is a faith community affirming an inclusive priesthood rooted in a reformed and renewed Church.
Council of Canadians
An independent, non-partisan citizens’ interest group providing a critical and progressive voice on key national and international issues.
Works to inspire and mobilize the Christian community to play a leadership role in building a just and sustainable future.
FutureChurch seeks changes that will provide all Roman Catholics the opportunity to participate fully in Church life and leadership.
Housetop Care is a Catholic Centre for faith formation whose vision includes the equality of women and men in leadership and ministry in the Church.
Promotes the advancement of female education of children, young adults and women who live in poverty primarily outside Canada
A Canadian-based organization dedicated to helping communities assess and improve their environmental health status.
Unites churches and religious organizations in a faithful ecumenical response to the call to “do justice, love kindness and walk humbly with your God” (Micah 6:8).
A Catholic peace movement that collaborates with other Christian, Jewish, Muslim and non-religious persons for a peaceful world, freed of violent relationships based on domination and subordination.
Mission: to prepare spiritually, support and ordain women and men who have discerned a call to ordained ministry within the Roman Catholic Church.
A political/social organization of Afghan women struggling for peace, freedom, democracy and women’s rights in Afghanistan.
Explores the spiritual meaning of the ecological crisis, and raises the question: “What kind of human beings will we be as we go through this crisis?”
The principles of the Earth Charter are based upon contemporary science, international law, and the insights of philosophy and religion.
A grass-roots, international volunteer organization of women who believe that circles are the means through which world consciousness will change
A faith-based, social justice center working with people who have few resources for their struggles.
Adopted and proclaimed by the U.N General Assembly on 10 December 1948.