It's not enough to simply care about what's happening in the world—we must act. It's easy to do, and the benefits keep rippling outward long after that first gesture is made. As part of an active, engaged anti-poverty movement that is raising its global voice and calling for an end to the needless suffering that results from unequal access to resources and a lack of imagination for a better future, we call on you to join hundreds of thousands of Canadians in making poverty history.
Below, we've outlined four concrete actions you can take to further this cause right now.
Endorse the Make Poverty History campaign goals. We're calling for: a national poverty reduction strategy in Canada, for the government of Canada to meet its international aid commitment of 0.7% of our GNI, and for improved environmental protections in Canada and around the world.
Send a message
Together, we can form a critical mass and reverse the many and varied realities of poverty. Take action on one of our campaign platforms by sending a message to the Prime Minister or your MP.