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  • LASER TALK: The UK Climate Change Act

    Learn about how the UK has set and monitored, as well as progressed towards, its carbon budgets through the UK Climate Change Act introduced in 2008.

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    Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada
  • BLOG: CCL BC Fills a Growing Niche in Climate Advocacy

    A rising number of people are becoming aware of the severity of the climate crisis and desperately wanting to learn how to “do something.” Through Climate Advocacy Training, members of CCL BC outline their approach in keeping the doors of communication open to nurture a trusting relationship, in order to build the political will for a liveable world.

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    Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada
  • MEDIA RELEASE: Citizen Lobbyists Bring Non Partisan Message to Solve the Most Urgent Challenge of Our Time

    Lawyer Josh Ginsberg from Ecojustice walked the volunteers through the details of the Saskatchewan Ruling and how the federal government’s Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act is constitutionally valid. Two key rulings were that the “GHG pricing is regarded as essential” and “Climate change is doubtless an emergency in the sense that it presents a genuine threat to Canada.”

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    Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada
  • LASER TALK: CCL Canada and the Green New Deal

    On May 6, 2019, a coalition composed of unions, Indigenous groups, environmentalists and celebrities called on Canada to cut greenhouse gas emissions in half by 2030 as part of a proposed “Pact for a Green New Deal.” We share their goal of transitioning away from fossil fuels while creating jobs and boosting the economy.

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    Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada
  • LEAVE BEHIND: Our ask of the Federal Government – May 2019

    Our May 2019 leave behind highlights the urgency, demand for action, good news, support for carbon pricing, appreciation, and requests for improvements to the Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act that emerge from the climate crisis.

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    Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada