Read Climate Action Network Canada's backgrounder on the major events happening this week, with quotes on our expectations, and our scorecard evaluating how Canada measures up to the key elements of the UN Acceleration Agenda.
The world is confronted with a slew of accelerating and converging crises, from climate change and biodiversity loss to energy insecurity, unaffordable living and rising inequality. In the face of these challenges, Canada must urgently and equitably decarbonize every sector of the economy both to contribute our fair share of the global climate effort and to ensure Canada’s longterm prosperity in a low-carbon global economy.
Summary report of the outcomes of CAN-Rac's series of virtual workshops held over the spring and summer of 2021 on the implications of net-zero in Canada
A framework from the Canadian Coalition on Climate Change & Development for Canada's $5.3 billion post-2020 international climate finance
Challenges and opportunities for workers in Canada’s energy and labour transitions
Climate Action Network Canada’s 2021 federal election Policy Priorities
Benchmarks for evaluating Canada’s international climate commitments ahead of COP26
Critical challenges around Article 6 of the Paris Agreement on international carbon markets to consider before COP26
An account of Quebec's ambitious and inspiring Declaration of Climate Emergency campaign
Position Paper on Federal-Provincial Equivalency Agreements Regarding the Pan-Canadian Framework on Clean Growth and Climate Change