Political and Communications Goals
Political Goals in Cancun and for Dec. 7 Day of Action:
Call on the Obama Administration to drop the Copenhagen Accord and adopt the Cochabamba People’s Agreement.
Reject REDDs and other false solutions to climate change and the commodification of land, life, and water.
Advance rights-based community solutions that cool the planet as the real solutions to climate change.
Communications Goals and Objectives:
- Connect CJ in the US & Canada and CJ wordlwide
- Share information on actions among allies and US & Canada groups and groups around the world participating in the Dec. 7 day of action – through LVC website/map, alignment web portal, and your own social media networks
- Raise the visibility of local US climate justice work and its connection to our alignment goals and the international climate change debate in Cancun
- Conduct media outreach to place stories about Dec. 7 actions in local and national media outlets