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  • MEDIA RELEASE: Climate Changes Everything: Including in Northern Ontario

    Canadians live in one of the richest countries the world has ever known. The climate crisis is really urgent, yet Canada, and now especially Ontario are not doing their part to solve this crisis.
    There are solutions. And within those solutions lie huge business opportunities – so much so that the Canadian Chamber of Commerce solidly endorsed carbon pricing as well as the Canadian Medical Association and the Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment.

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    Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada
  • ICYMI: A wrap up of 2018

    We are an action-oriented organization, not a think-tank. Humans have had 30 years of pep-talks and a deluge of climate facts.  Bold and consistent actions by our volunteers over the last eight years have produced incredible results. Thank you, everyone, for daring greatly and being the journey with us from me to we! Action is where hope resides.

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    Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada
  • UPDATED MEDIA RELEASE – Friday For Future Youth Climate Strikes in Nine Canadian Cities during COP24

    “Why should we go to school if there is going to be no future? The climate crisis is solvable, yet some adults are jeopardizing our future by blocking real action. They are not listening to experts nor cooperating. They are behaving like bullies. Because of their bad behaviour, they would unleash massive suffering on people and animals. What should we do? We must be brave like Greta Thunberg in Sweden and strike from school. Together, we can stand up to these bullies. Cut class on Friday, December 7, 2018, organize a protest and register your event NOW, and…

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    Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada
  • MEDIA RELEASE: Citizens’ Climate Lobby Canada Welcomes Bipartisan Carbon Pricing Bill Just Introduced in Congress

    “To call this legislation a breakthrough is an understatement,” said Citizens’ Climate Lobby Executive Director Mark Reynolds. “Any long-term solution needs buy-in from both Republicans and Democrats. And now that their constituents are feeling the negative effects of climate change firsthand, both sides are more willing to cooperate on a solution that brings about real change.”

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    Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada
  • OPEN LETTER: The Government of Ontario Has Made a Huge Mistake Axing the Office of our Environmental Watchdog

    Without a properly function oversight and transparency, Ontario is at risk of joining the ranks of Russia, USA, and Saudi Arabia in their level of commitment to the climate crisis. Is this what we want Ontario: to be in the ranks of Trump, Putin, and Saudi Royalty?

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    Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada