Ecological Justice

CPJ urges the governments in Canada to adopt better federal climate change policy. Through research, analysis, partnerships, and government engagement, CPJ raises awareness about the urgent need for action. CPJ often works specifically with churches and denominational groups to help them take action on ecological justice.

Christians ‘give it up for the Earth’ during Lent

Now in its third year, Give it Up for the Earth! is centred on a pledge to individual climate action, and a call for more far-reaching national climate policy. Christians across Canada collect postcards and signatures as a demonstration of support for increased federal government action. In the Christian season of Lent, “people give up…

Read More »

Canadian faith leaders issue urgent plea for climate action

On Earth Day 2019, Christians leaders from across Canada have come together to issue an urgent call to climate action.

Read More »

Letter to BC government about Zero-Emission Vehicles Act

CPJ commends BC government on the introduction of the Bill 28 – 2019: Zero-Emission Vehicles Act in the Legislative Assembly last week.

Read More »

Letter to Harbour Air about Transition to Clean Energy

CPJ commends Harbour Air in the announcement of their partnership with Magni500 to transition to electric airplane fleet by 2022.

Read More »

National Anti Poverty Plan

Report on climate change impacts in Canada demands urgent action

Report on climate change impacts in Canada demands urgent action.

Read More »

Give it up for the Earth! banner

Engagez-vous à arrêter pour la planète !

Information au sujet de la campagne Arrêtes pour la planète. (en anglais) Monsieur le premier ministre Justin Trudeau, Nous devons instamment travailler ensemble pour protéger l’humanité et assurer l’avenir de la planète. J’Arrête pour la planète!

Read More »

Give it up for the Earth! banner

Pledge to Give it up for the Earth!

Learn more about the Give it up for the Earth! campaign. To the Right Honourable Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, We must urgently work together to protect humanity and ensure the Earth’s future. I am committing to Give it up for the Earth!

Read More »

400 Students Gave it Up for the Earth

Last year, our school La Source, in Orleans, chose a few students to do a leadership project with the theme “Beyond the Borders of my Environment”. We had to partner with an organization to solve a problem in the world. We knew we wanted to help the environment because we knew our planet is in…

Read More »

Give it up for the Earth! banner

Give it up for the Earth!

A faith-in-action campaign to increase climate justice in Canada. The Give it up for the Earth! campaign is centred on a postcard that includes: a pledge to individual climate action, and a call for more far-reaching national climate policy. Give it up for the Earth! raises awareness about climate change and mobilizes Christians across Canada to collect signatures as a demonstration…

Read More »

Making the big shift and getting to zero

We don’t have much time. According to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s (IPCC) November report, we have just over a decade to take drastic action and keep global temperatures below  a  1.5 C increase. To do so, we are going to need to mobilize society and our governments. In a timely intervention, activist and…

Read More »

Get updates by subscribing to JusticE-News, CPJ's e-newsletter