Rally downtown Halifax by Simon Ryder-Burbidge

About Our Policy Work

As a watchdog for the environment, the Ecology Action Centre engages in advocacy and systems change initiatives that span a range of issues. We work for change at all levels of government, advocating for policy informed by community.

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Policy Initiatives

  • Our Climate, Our Future: Nova Scotia’s Climate Change Plan for Clean Growth is the provincial government’s plan to transition Nova Scotia to a greener and more equitable future in line with the goals in EGCCRA.
  • All Nova Scotian municipalities will hold a municipal election in October 2024. View toolkits and resources for voters here.
  • The Environmental Goals and Climate Change Reduction Act is a series of renewed goals to help Nova Scotia protect our environment and tackle the climate emergency.
  • Watch community members, leaders and organizers respond to Nova Scotia's climate plan.
  • The GBC brings together over 20 Canadian environmental organizations to present fiscal recommendations to the federal government on a variety of environmental issues.
  • Halifax has one of the most ambitious climate action plans in the country. Learn more about HalifACT and the city's plan to help tackle the climate crisis!
  • Learn about some of our past politics and policy-related projects and initiatives!

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