Peterborough Alliance for Climate Action die-in to recognize the endangered and dying Canadian species last Thursday on a downtown municipal street. Read more about this creative action and see photos in the Peterborough Examiner!
#CouncilChapters help put campaigns and social and economic justice issues in the spotlight in communities across the country. Chapter activists continue to be busy protecting public health care and water, challenging unfair trade deals, calling for urgent and immediate action on climate change, and to standing up for democracy. Here are just a few examples of their recent actions...
If you are interested in joining a Council of Canadians chapter near you, please check out our Chapter Contacts, call us toll-free at 1-800-387-7177, or email email@example.com. We can also help you start a chapter if there isn’t one in your community.
- Margaree Forks: Climate Change Discussions & Environmental Film Festival, April 27, 2019 - 3:00pm
- Campbell River: Getting Beyond Single Use Plastics April 27, 2019 - 1:00pm
- Ontario: Health Care Rally at Queen's Park, April 30, 2019 - 12:00pm (Get on a bus!)
- Hamilton Chapter AGM, April 30, 2019 - 7:00pm
- May 3 #FridaysForFuture Canada-wide climate protest
- Mahone Bay: Public talk on marine protected areas, May 5, 2019 - 2:00pm
- Kamloops: 44th Annual Walk for Peace, May 11, 2019 - 11:00am
- Margaree Forks: Climate Change Discussions & Environmental Film Festival, May 11, 2019 - 3:00pm
- Windsor: The Great Lakes Fishery discussion, May 13, 2019 - 6:00pm
- Margaree Forks: Climate Change Discussions & Environmental Film Festival, May 25, 2019 - 3:00pm
- Prince Albert: Democracy Event, May 28, 2019 - 7:00pm
Nanamio: If you are concerned about the climate, please meet at Nanaimo City Hall on Monday, April 29 at 7 p.m. for a debate on declaring a climate disaster. In the Shaw auditorium at the VIConference Centre.
Red Deer and Area: Save the date! May 25 at 2pm "The Planet is Changing, Why Aren't We?"
Email chapter actions and events to firstname.lastname@example.org – we’d love to see your photos too!
- PEI votes to keep first-past-the-post
- Council chapters and supporters to join massive rally for public health care in Ontario
Chapters in the news
- Riding legislative logjam, non-profits wade in with website, Cabin Radio, April 26, 2019
- Media Availability: CPONS and Council of Canadians available for comment on marine protection announcement, April 25, 2019
- May Day observances return to Powell River, Powell River Peak, April 25, 2019
- Muddied review process or much-needed change: New Brunswickers weigh in on Bill C-69, CBC.ca, April 25, 2019
- Plastic use is subject of Earth Week event at library, Campbell River Mirror, April 22, 2019
- What We're Watching: Is the land of Anne about to go Green?, iPolitics.ca, April 22, 2019
- ANTHONY FUREY: If Scheer wins, could they try to trip him up with Mueller-like probes?, The Journal Pioneer, April 22, 2019
- Celebrating Earth Day, paNOW, April 20, 2019
- Webinar with Diane Saxe, whose position as Environment Commissioner was recently abolished by the current Ontario government – Recommended by Ken in Mission, B.C.
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