Won partial funding from the Canadian International Development Agency through its NGO Project Facility.
- Meets the needs and responds to the demands of progressive Canadians, and tries to create a more equitable and sustainable world for all.
- Engages in a wide variety of highly unbalanced and politicized activities both within Canada and abroad. Outside Canada, the NGO has partnerships and funded projects, including projects based in the Palestinian Territories.
- Domestic advocacy is unceasingly critical of Israel even as it downplays Palestinian human rights abuses and ignores Palestinian terrorism.
- According to media reports, the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) has rejected grant renewal applications from Alternatives. Alternatives claimed that it had “not received official confirmation” that its proposal was denied.