Policy Analysis

What is Canada's Environmental Identity?

By Christopher Evans on May 17, 2005
In this January 2005 commentary, IISD intern Christopher Evans looks at his home country's environmental identity and performance from his perspective at a European university. "We should be proud to cry 'I am Canadian,'" writes Evans. "But before we shout it from the rooftops, let's be secure in the knowledge that the actions we take with our environment are responsible and consistent with our values and the identity we portray to the world around us."