More Ways to Take Action
If you have already signed the right to a healthy environment petition, here are more ways to take action:
More ways to Take Action
Share this with Family and Friends
Help promote our petition by sharing it with your circle. If you haven’t already, you can also sign up for our Facebook page. Remember to follow the page in addition to liking it so you stay up to date with the latest news. This is how we connect with supporters to share news and events happening in your area.
Send a tweet to your MP
Social media is a powerful tool for connecting with our elected officials, and Twitter can be especially effective at reaching ministers! You can send a tweet to your MP asking for environmental rights to be included in the Canadian Environmental Protection Act.
Write a letter to the editor
The Environmental Protection Act recommendations provide an incredible opportunity to modernize Canada’s environmental laws, but these changes aren’t guaranteed! A letter to the editor is a simple and effective way to raise important issues in the media. The editorial pages are among the most-read sections of a newspaper, so a published letter can make a real impact. Write a letter to the editor now.
Write a letter to your MP
You can help ensure government sticks by their commitments to fix the Canadian Environmental Protection Act by sending a message to members of Parliament, encouraging them to support the recommended changes. Click here to send a letter to your MP letting them know about the proposed amendments and copying in the key decision-makers.
Call your MP
Call your MP now. When you enter your details and click the call button, the system will call your phone and patch you through. It only takes a few minutes to phone and leave a message, and it makes a real difference.
Sign on organizations near you
We need Canadian organizations and businesses to support the Blue Dot campaign to recognize our right to live in a healthy environment in federal law. Our goal is to have 200 organizations support our campaign by the end of February 2018. Reach out to out organizations/businesses and ask them to sign this digital letter.
People like you stand up
The right to a healthy environment starts at the local level, with people like you taking action to protect the people and places you love.
Thank you for taking a leadership role to create positive change!
Photo credit: David Suzuki – Blue Dot Tour – Vancouver, BC, Canada by Kris Krüg CC BY NC ND