In just 14 weeks we will head to the polls to elect a new federal government.
Right now, election candidates are getting ready, raising money at endless barbeque meet-and-greets, and shoring up support in federal ridings across Canada.
The Council of Canadians is non-partisan – we won’t tell you who to vote for – but we will encourage you to be a part of the democratic process.
Pundits agree that the upcoming federal election will be a turning point in our country – it will clearly define our values and the kind of future we want.
You only need to turn on the radio or television, or open a newspaper to see the devastating global effects of climate change. The world’s leading scientists have been clear. We have only 11 years to make the crucial changes needed to avoid the tipping point in climate change.