Three countries working together to protect our shared environment

International collaboration between Canada, Mexico and the United States on environmental issues of common interest

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Indigenous Leader and Scholar Octaviana Trujillo to Chair CEC’s Joint Public Advisory Committee (JPAC)

Montreal, 18 January 2023 — The Commission for Environmental Cooperation (CEC) is pleased to announce that Octaviana V. Trujillo (Yaqui), Ph.D., founding Chair and Professor Emerita in the Department of Applied Indigenous Studies at Northern Arizona University and former Chair of the Pascua Yaqui Tribe of Arizona, will chair CEC’s Joint Public Advisory Committee (JPAC) for 2023.

JPAC Chair for 2023

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We conduct research, provide tools and training, and provide a unique space for decision-makers and the public to engage on environmental policy issues affecting the North American region.

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Work With Us

Advancing Supply Chain Transparency for Chemicals in Consumer Products

February 2, 2023 5:00pmConsultant Opportunities

Project Assistant, Green Growth Unit

February 6, 2023 5:00pmJob Opportunities


🚨1 February deadline🚨

📣@CECweb is seeking prospective consultants to raise awareness about the flow of #MarineLitter through local engagement, #CommunityScience activities & a public awareness campaign in Toronto, Canada 🇨🇦🌊🚮


If you’re a young professional working on water & climate, check out Water Innovation Lab 2023!

Join us, @CanEmbMexico & @Waterlution for a series of workshops focusing on skills, advice & lessons learned.

Apply by 8 Feb!

Did you know that you can measure food loss & waste in your business, institution, or organization?

In #NorthAmerica about $278 billion worth of food each year is wasted in the economy #ShrinkFoodWaste

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Documents related to governance including Council Resolutions, JPAC Advice to Council, Operational Plans & more

Council Resolution 22-07

January 10, 2023

Funding of the Commission for Environmental Cooperation for the Financial Year 2023

Council Resolution 22-01

September 7, 2022

Funding of the Commission for Environmental Cooperation for the financial year 2022

CEC’s Strategic Plan 2021-2025

Renewing our trilateral commitment and implementing the new Free Trade Agreement and its supporting Environmental Cooperation Agreement

Operational Plan 2022

This Operational Plan 2022 (OP) presents the work that the CEC will implement this year, which by and large continues work initiated in 2021.