April 25, 2018April 25, 2018Read more
At 14 years old, Kallan Benson is our youngest guest speaker on a CCL Canada call. She introduced us to her initiative Parachutes for the Planet, a collaborative art project inviting youth and adults from all over the world to express their concerns about climate change. Their original art banners…
November 22, 2017November 22, 2017Read more
Last month father Rik Logtenberg took his concerns for his daughter’s future to Ottawa to lobby for more effective carbon pricing. He joined 50 other CCL volunteers, including Judy and Laura also from CCL Nelson – West Kootenay.
December 7, 2016
MEDIA RELEASE: Citizen Lobbyists Cautiously Optimistic Canada’s Low Carbon Transition is Underway – Took a Pledge to Make Sure Progress Continues Past Election 2019 –December 7, 2016Read more
From November 26-29, 2016, 53 concerned volunteers lobbied on Parliament Hill for improvements to Canada’s current national carbon pricing policy and experienced their most productive week to date in their six-year history in Canada. They lobbied 40 Members of Parliament (MP) and one senator in face-to-face meetings, as well…
June 12, 2016June 12, 2016Read more
What did you do during Federal Environment week? From June 5 to June 8, 2016, thirty-one Citizens’ Climate Lobbyists (CCL) from British Columbia, Alberta, Ontario, Quebec, Nova Scotia, California and Vermont traveled to Ottawa and lobbied on Parliament Hill for a revenue neutral carbon tax. This is the tenth...