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  • BLOG: Smoke-choked BC skies help catalyze climate conversations

    September 12, 2018

    CCLer Judy O’Leary reflects about her lost summers in BC with a changing climate. Instead of sinking deeper into despair, she has found how this can be the catalyst for some great conversations and engaging climate action.

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  • Blog: Parachutes for the Planet – Touching the Heart through Art

    June 25, 2018

    At the Parachutes for the Planet display in Washington DC on June 11, 2018, Rachel Kyte, Chief Executive Officer of Sustainable Energy for All, and Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for Sustainable Energy for All, took pictures of the parachutes from the Marshall Islands and tweeted the photos…

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  • BLOG: What does creating political will look like in practice?

    June 23, 2018

    This spring in the House of Commons, while the Official Opposition was hammering on the carbon tax and all of its apparent faults, we were applauding our two area MPs – Richard Cannings and Wayne Stetski – who spoke passionately and articulately for climate action and carbon pricing.

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  • BLOG: Lobbying Days at British Columbia’s Legislature – A First for CCL Canada

    May 23, 2018

    Another first for CCL Canada — lobbying at BC’s Legislative Assembly. It was an intense few days for 7 CCLers from across BC, including 3 teenagers who are very aware of the impacts that climate change will have in their lifetimes. They met with 16 Members of the Legislative…

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  • BLOG: Climate Reality Leaders connect in new CCL Action Team

    January 10, 2018

    Brian Ettling and Cathy Orlando co-lead a CCL Action Team for CCL volunteers who, like themselves, are also Climate Reality Leaders. Their mission is to strengthen and foster the relationship between Citizens’ Climate Lobby (CCL) and Climate Reality Project (CRP) volunteers and organizations. Connect with them on Wednesday, January…

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  • Why Canada-U.S. Cooperation is key to Carbon Pricing Success

    January 8, 2018

    Climate action is a worldwide, collaborative effort. CCL Vancouver Group Leader Marlo Firme makes the case for how partnership between close trading partners like Canada and the U.S. can lead to more robust, effective, and lower cost GHG reductions.

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