We educate the public about peace, environment and social justice issues, empower people to get involved, and support local groups working for positive change! Our flagship publication, the PEN (Peace and Environment News), gives voice to critical issues in our community and worldwide.
About OTTAWA PEACE AND ENVIRONMENT RESOURCE CENTRE
The Peace and Environment Resource Centre (PERC) provides valued resources, support and skills in our community. We are grassroots, volunteer-based, and dedicated to positive change. Our achievements over our 30 year history include: producing the Peace and Environment News (newspaper); organizing hundreds of community and school workshops, a resource library of thousands of books, magazines and videos; hosting school and children’s programs, and countless community events. This and much more has been made possible thanks to the collective effort and resourcefulness of over our dedicated volunteers. Current programs include the PEN, communications, and workshops.