This Friday, Dec. 11, 11:30 – 12:30 We will gather on James Street adjacent to St James United Church to “Fight For 1 point 5 limit to global warming as required by the Paris Agreement.
A Message from FRIDAYS FOR FUTURE CANADA:
WARNING: THIS IS NOT A CELEBRATION.
On Saturday, December 12th, people from around the world come together to celebrate the fifth anniversary of the Paris Agreement. But there is no reason for celebration. Every single government fails to contribute to a 1.5 degree pathway.
We are already witnessing the consequences of this failure: more and more tragedies and injustices are taking place across the world, ranging from more intense and frequent extreme precipitation events to wildfires and food insecurity. The climate crisis is rampaging here and now. If the world leaders keep failing us, the climate crisis will become uncontrollable resulting in the degradation not only of our natural resources but also of human life. We cannot allow that to happen.
So we will have to stand together and protest: