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This article is the third in a new series: Protecting a Life-Supporting Climate: A Call to Faith Leaders.
When it comes to climate change action and the role of faith leaders, “the public, as well as the government, recognize how significant our voices are,” says Mardi Tindal, author and former moderator of the United Church of Canada. Recently, she has been communicating with Minister McKenna, Environment and Climate Change, and discussing how to pull in more religious leadership.
This article is the second in a new series: Protecting a Life-Supporting Climate: A Call to Faith Leaders.
Known for their justice activism for over 50 years, Citizens for Public Justice (CPJ) has a faith-in-action campaign to increase climate justice in Canada. 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.