Active Neighbourhoods Canada Network / Réseau Quartiers verts is an innovative, cooperative, Canada-wide partnership between the Montréal Urban Ecology Centre, Toronto Centre for Active Transportation and Sustainable Calgary Society.


The Montreal Urban Ecology Center (MUEC) is a non-profit organization created in 1996 by citizens committed to transforming their community. It proposes practices and policies to create ecological, democratic and healthy cities. Our mission, our vision and our values ​​make MUEC a key player in the transformation of public space by and for citizens.



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Sustainable Calgary (SC) is a citizen-led, non-profit organization started in 1996. Inspired by the work of Sustainable Seattle, Sustainable Calgary Society promote, encourage and support community-level actions and initiatives that move Calgary towards a sustainable future. SC is working towards the long-term health and vitality of our city and its citizens with regard to ecological, social, cultural and economic processes to create the first sustainable city in Canada.





The Toronto Centre for Active Transportation (TCAT) was formed in 2006 to give a unified voice to the many groups working for a better cycling and pedestrian environment in Toronto. TCAT has a vision of vibrant cities with clean air, a healthy population, and a transportation system that prioritizes walking and cycling. TCAT's work advances knowledge and evidence to build support for safe and inclusive streets for walking and cycling.