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Growing the FFNPT one town at a time: our 10 step campaign strategy!

by Lyn Adamson

Here we share the story of our two-month campaign in Toronto. We recognize this model will need to be adapted to your local circumstances. Every campaign will be different.


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The passing of the motion by Toronto City Council to endorse the call for a Fossil Fuel Non-Proliferation Treaty led to a number of op-ed articles and letters to the editor being published by various news outlets: 

The Public Health Case for a Fossil Fuel Non-Proliferation Treaty...

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We Made History!! Toronto City Council Endorses Call for Fossil Fuel Treaty

Read the media release.
Read the motion
Read our thank you letter to the Mayor and City Council

Toronto joins global network of cities to tackle climate crisis at the source:...

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TCAN members support the FFNP Treaty

Letters urging City Council to support the Fossil Fuel Treaty

Over a hundred people copied ClimateFast on letters they sent to Mayor Tory and Toronto City Councillors urging them to support the Fossil Fuel Non-Proliferation Treaty. We have posted a few below for your information.

Dr. Jacob Pendergrast - letter to Mayor Tory
Professor Danny Harvey - letter to Mayor Tory and Council
Canadian Health Association for Sustainability and Equity (CHASE) - letter

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Groundworks Webcast Series




Food systems have a huge impact on climate and climate has a huge influence on food. Research has shown that the global food system produces almost a...

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All of us volunteering in ClimateFast have been shaken and, those of us who are not of Muslim or Indigenous background, further awakened over the past month, by the devastating fall out of the white supremacist culture we have grown up in and continue to live in.  

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Toronto City Council to consider Fossil Fuel Non-Proliferation Treaty motion

The Fossil Fuel Non-Proliferation Treaty will be on Toronto City Council's agenda on July 15!!!! 

It is urgent that we show our support for this motion, Please write to your Councillor (see our Letter Template) or ask for a meeting with your Councillor (see our Tips for Meeting with Your Councillor)

Read the motion.   

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Indigenous Protected Conservation Areas

New blog post by Sabeen Abbas: June 27, 2021

This May, The Narwhal, held a webinar on the role Indigenous Protected Conservation Areas (IPCAs) could play in protecting biodiversity and mitigating climate change.

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Tips for meeting with your Councillor

1.    Request the Meeting 
Your email to your councillor might go something like this:


Dear Councillor ____



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