Discover or revisit the most important awareness, mobilization and advocacy campaigns of the past decade.
28,000 people signed a petition for due diligence legislation to govern Canadian corporations operating abroad.
66,000 people signed letters expressing solidarity with the threatened Mura people and seringueiros of Brazil.
30,000 people signed postcards to MPs asking Canada to address the root causes of forced migration. 22,000 people walked a total of 109,614 kilometres (almost thrice the circumference of the earth).
70,000 people signed
action cards calling on Canada to support the role of women in peacebuilding through development assistance.
Campaigners distributed 335,000 action cards asking Canada to support small family farmers in the fight against climate change and world hunger.
Campaigners distributed 380,000 action cards calling on Canada to take decisive climate action ahead of the Paris Climate Conference (COP21).
30,000 people signed a petition calling for Canada to support small-scale family farming to fight hunger and poverty and to farmers’ right to seeds.
85,000 people signed a petition for the creation of an ombudsperson to monitor Canadian mining companies operating abroad.
80,000 people signed letters of solidarity with small farmers that were given to our partners at the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20).
… and many more outstanding campaigns since our very first Share Lent in 1968…
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