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  • LASER TALK: About Citizens’ Climate Lobby Canada

    We are action-oriented, highly focused and we are not guessing. Most of all we like to have fun. In less than 10 hours a month, guided by our core values, especially our superpower, focus, our volunteers are continuing to create the political will locally for predictably rising and harmonized carbon pricing in Canada.

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  • ICYMI: Canadians Can Participate in CCL’s Snowman Contest

    Individuals or groups get together to make an individual snowman or group of snowmen and take a picture to submit to Instagram.

    Deadline: Sunday, February 23rd at 11:59pm PT

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    Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada
  • LASER TALK: Canada’s Ecofiscal Commission’s Final Report

    THREE RECOMMENDATIONS
    1. Governments should evaluate whether their policies are stringent enough to meet targets, and close any gaps.
    2. If governments wish to meet their climate goals at least cost, they should rely on increasingly stringent carbon pricing.
    3. If policymakers choose not to close the gap to Canada’s emissions target using carbon pricing, they should rely on increasingly stringent flexible regulations instead.

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  • LASER TALK: Carbon Pricing Around the World

    In 2019, of the 185 Parties that have submitted their Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) to the Paris Agreement, 96—representing 55 percent of global GHG emissions —have stated that they are planning or considering the use of carbon pricing as a tool to meet their commitments. That is an increase of eight Parties from 2018.

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  • Media Release: Climate-Concerned Citizens Urged to Participate in Budget Consultations #YourBudget

    The federal government has a tight deadline for pre-budget consultations. Submissions should be made as soon as possible. The deadline to submit ideas for the Ontario budget is February 11, 2020.  Please use the hashtag #YourBudget on social media.

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