Update: This event has been cancelled due to concerns regarding the coronavirus. However, we still plan on carrying out this strike online and in other ways that do not involve mass gatherings. More information will be posted soon.
April is the Global Month of Climate Action and to kick it off, there will be a national climate strike on Friday, April 3rd involving Canada as well as other countries including New Zealand, Poland, Romania, Turkey and the United Kingdom.
During our last global climate strike on November 29th, hundreds of Calgarians gathered to protest a lack of climate action by governments all around the world. Please join us at Calgary City Hall on April 3rd at 12:00 pm to further spread awareness about climate change and make our voices heard by our governments.
More information regarding this strike will be posted here soon. Please visit our website again soon or subscribe to our email updates (sign up on our homepage).
Can’t make it April 3rd? Don’t worry! Every Friday from 12 pm – 1 pm, we strike outside City Hall for climate action, and everyone is welcome to join us!
On September 27th, over 7 million people took part in a Global Strike for the climate, speaking up and telling politicians they need to act immediately.
On November 29th, we will once again take action for the climate. The science is clear. We must act immediately to avoid catastrophic climate breakdown. Join us on the 29th, as a citizen of this country and this planet, in speaking up for our future.
We will meet at City Hall at 12pm, where there will be speakers and chants. At 12:30pm we will march to McDougall Centre, where the Premier’s office is located. There, we will join a “Hands Off Our Education” protest, where they protesting massive budget cuts to Alberta’s education.
Then, we will march back to City Hall, ending our strike at 2pm.
However, our movement doesn’t stop there. Every Friday from 12pm-1pm, we strike outside City Hall for climate action, and everyone is welcome to join us!