For Immediate Release
October 22, 2009
UNPRECEDENTED NUMBER OF CANADIANS TO TAKE PART IN WORLD'S LARGEST POLITICAL DEMONSTRATION AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE
Canada 2nd only to U.S. in number of activities planned for global day of action
Ottawa – Tens of thousands of Canadians from all walks of life and from every province and territory will hit streets, auditoriums and Capital Hill this Saturday, joining millions of people taking part in more than 3000 events registered worldwide, in support of stronger federal action and a global agreement on climate change in the weeks before the landmark UN summit in Copenhagen.
Canada is second only to the United States in terms of the number of events planned.