Canadian Association of Nurses for the Environment

CANE-AIIE represents Nurses dedicated to the improvement of planetary health across all domains of nursing practice, policy, research and education.

Add Your Voice and Join Us!

Are you eager to add your voice to the growing number of Canadian nurses working to protect planetary health? If you are dedicated to working with your peers in building a brighter, healthier future, please join today!

Latest Updates

Latest Campaigns

Nurses Climate Challenge

CANE supports the Nurses Climate Challenge, a collaboration between Health Care Without Harm and the Alliance of Nurses for Healthy Environments. It is the first national campaign aiming to leverage the unique and trusted voice of nurses to motivate the health care sector to action.

Nurses Drawdown

Through commitment to the evidence-based Nurses Drawdown actions, nurses will improve the health of individuals and communities, while also taking steps to heal the planet. Nurses from around the world are invited to join the Nurses Drawdown movement by taking personal and professional action in five key areas: Energy, Food, Gender equity, Mobility, and Nature-based solutions.

Nurses Drawdown Campaign

Unnatural Gas

Unnatural Gas, a public awareness campaign by the Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment
and Canadian Association of Nurses for the Environment about the climate and health damage from natural gas

Upcoming Events

Special Invitation for Nurses to attend and contribute

The BC Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment (CAPE) invites you to attend this virtual conference on October 30. A special rate for nurses is available. You are also invited to submit work to the Showcase (deadline: September 30). Find out more at the link below.

Responding to Code Red for Humanity - The Health Crises: COVID-19 and Climate

Speakers include James Pasternak, City of Toronto Councillor
and Dr Kerry Bowman, Bioethicist and Conservationist
- September 26, 2021 at 11 am - 1 pm EST

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