Activism "emphasizes direct vigorous action especially in support of or opposition to one side of a controversial issue" according to Merriam-Webster.
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Action Canada for Population and Development
ACPD supports and advances action on population and development to improve children's lives.
Action Logement/Action Housing
Charitable organization providing support and information to those in need of housing.
Aga Khan Foundation Canada
Non-profit international development agency. Agency profile, including membership, current activities.
Canadian Fallen Firefighters Foundation
An association honouring firefighters injured or killed on the job. Information about past activities and plans for new memorial at Lebreton Flats.
Web-based initiative to promote peace, disarmament and social justice.
Church Council on Justice and Corrections
Volunteer, religious-based organization involved in oversight of Canadian justice and correction system. Membership, current issues, video and book products.
Citizens for Safe Cycling
Voluntary association of cyclists who work for better, safer, environmentally-friendly cycling in Ottawa.
Coalition to Oppose the Arms Trade
Protest coalition, publisher of "Press for Conversion" quarterly magazine.
Organization providing housing information and assistance to people in need of affordable housing. Information for tenants and landlords, including listings.
Human Concern International
Charitable organization whose mission is "to help alleviate human suffering" internationally. Mission, projects and current events / campaigns information.
Organization working to build understanding about the causes and effects of poverty and injustice, and the need for social change. Mission, projects and publications information.
Legacy of Hope Foundation
Promoting awareness and understanding about the legacy of residential schools and the effects and intergenerational impacts on First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples. Organizational profile, news.
Aboriginal women's support healing lodge. Organization profile, including programs and services information.
National Aboriginal Circle Against Family Violence
Information, advocacy and training support organization. Programs, services and events information.
Non-profit housing corporation providing housing to people at risk of homelessnes, and support for those tenants.
Coalition of anti-war activists. News, events information, articles.
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