Network Contacts

Here’s a list of environmental groups and their contacts on all three campuses:
UTSG student groups
UTM student groups
UTSC student groups

Below is a more comprehensive list of contacts for collaborations and multiple administrative purposes pertaining your initiative, enjoy!

Ulife Recognized Student Groups:

https://ulife.utoronto.ca/organizations/list/type/recognized/interest/environment

Academic Related:

Centre for Global Change Science – Distinguished Lecturer Series
http://www.cgcs.utoronto.ca/Series.htm

Department of Geography and Program in Planning (UTSG)
http://geography.utoronto.ca/

Double-Sided Printing Initiative
http://printdoublesided.sa.utoronto.ca/index.html

Environment and Sustainability at U of T
http://environmentandsustainability.utoronto.ca/

Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering – Institute for Sustainable Energy (UTSG)
http://energy.utoronto.ca/

Faculty of Forestry (UTSG)
http://www.forestry.utoronto.ca/index.php/about-us/

Green U of T
http://www.green.utoronto.ca/Page3015.aspx

John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape and Design – Building, Ecology, Science and Technology (B.E.S.T.) Lectures – (UTSG)
http://www.daniels.utoronto.ca/events/lectures/best-lectures

Physical & Environmental Sciences (UTSC)
http://www.utsc.utoronto.ca/~physsci/environ_sci/program.html

Programs in Environment (UTM)
http://www.utm.utoronto.ca/environment/

School of the Environment (UTSG)
http://www.environment.utoronto.ca/

School of the Environment – Seminar Series (UTSG)
http://www.environment.utoronto.ca/SeminarSeries.aspx

Facilities, Services, and Administration:

Environmental Affairs Office (UTM)
http://www.utm.utoronto.ca/green/

Environmental Health and Safety
http://www.ehs.utoronto.ca/Page11.aspx

Facilities and Services
http://www.fs.utoronto.ca/home.htm

Food Services (UTSG)
http://ueat.utoronto.ca/about-us/sustainability-report/

Recycling and Waste management
http://www.fs.utoronto.ca/recycle.htm

Sustainability Office (UTSC)
http://www.utsc.utoronto.ca/~sustain/

Sustainability Office (UTSG)
http://sustainability.utoronto.ca/Page4.aspx

U of T Swap Shop (UTSG)
http://www.fs.utoronto.ca/recycle/swap.htm

Media:

Green Society Campaign
A non-profit media group that focuses on producing content for environmental organizations.
http://www.greensocietycampaign.org/

The Green Majority
An environmental news radio program produced out of CIUT at Hart House.
http://greenmajority.ca/

Miscellaneous:

Canadian Association for the Study of International Development (CASID)
A membership-based bilingual organization that hosts an annual conference and publishes The Canadian Journal of Development Studies.
http://www.casid-acedi.ca/

Conservation Council of Ontario (CCO)
Information on organizations, people, and businesses dedicated to conservation.
http://weconserve.ca/

Earthwatch Institute
Opportunities for hands on environmental research.
http://earthwatch.org/

EcoSource Mississauga
http://ecosource.ca/

Emerging Green Builders’ Committee (EGB)
A committee of the Toronto Chapter of Canada Green Building Council, made up of students and young professionals dedicated to sustainable buidlings.
http://www.cagbctoronto.org/membership/egb

Evergreen Brick Works
A brick-factory-turned-conservation-area located along the Lower Don River in Toronto.
http://ebw.evergreen.ca/whats-on/calendar

Green Drinks
Monthly, informal gatherings where environmentally-minded professionals network with each other.
http://www.greendrinks.org/

Halton Environmental Network
http://haltonenvironment.net/

Institute for Conservation Leadership
Works with groups, coalitions, organizations and to help them network and lead more effectively.
http://www.icl.org/

Live Green Toronto
An organization that runs green events and initiatives across city. Sign up for their FREE membership card to save on green purchases around Toronto!
http://www.toronto.ca/livegreen/index.htm

Mission Minded
Marketing and communications support for NGO’s, such as “10 Mistakes Nonprofit Organizations Make When Creating Communication Materials”.
http://mission-minded.com/

Ontario Public Interest Research Group (OPIRG)
A volunteer-driven group at U of T that conducts research on issues related to the environment and social justice.
http://www.opirgtoronto.org/

Peel Environmental Youth Alliance (PEYA)
A network of several hundred students in the Peel region who are passionate about the environment and focus on making positive changes in local schools.
http://peyalliance.ca/

Really Really Free Market
Held once a month at Campbell Park in Toronto’s West end. Everything from clothes to kitchen gadgets, free for the taking!
http://rrfmarket.blogspot.ca/

Science for Peace (SfP)
A Canadian organization of scholars and professionals from various disciplines that conducts research and holds free public lectures and panel discussions.
http://www.scienceforpeace.ca/

Trash Backwards
Wait, don’t throw it out yet! Check out this website for endless ideas on reusing almost anything!
http://www.trashbackwards.com/

Trash Nothing
A platform for freecycling – find free stuff and give away your unwanted items instead of trashing them!
http://trashnothing.com/

Toronto 350.org
Local chapter of the international environmental group that is taking action against climate change.
http://toronto350.org/

Toronto Farmers’ Market Network (TFMN)
Find out more about the numerous farmers’ markets that run across Toronto.
http://tfmn.ca/

Water Environment Association of Ontario (WEAO)
A network for those in the water environment industry, with student chapters at some institutions.
http://www.weao.org/student-chapters

World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms (WWOOF)
Spend anywhere from a few weeks to a year volunteering on an organic farm!
http://www.wwoof.net/

Water Gurus
A brand new site launched by a U of T Geography prof to help students learn more about opportunities and careers in the water sector.
http://watergurus.org/