Country:Canada
Year:2000
Policy status:Ended
Date Effective:2000
Policy Type:Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives, Policy Support, Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D)
Policy Target:
Agency:Ministry of the Environment
Funding:CAD 1.8 million
Description:The EcoAction 2000 programme was announced in January 2000 by Environment Canada with a budget of over CAD 1.8 million. EcoAction 2000 provides financial assistance and advice to non-profit Canadian groups that want to undertake local environmental projects. It offers free information on transportation issues, practical environmental tips for Canadians and their communities, and special resources targeted at youth and educators. Reduction in greenhouse gas emissions is a priority environment issue in this funding programme.

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