Our Focus

Centering people and climate impacts

Centering the stories of those impacted by the climate crisis and using their voices and experiences to advocate for lasting change towards a more resilient world is a priority for CAN’s work.

Ending Fossil Fuels

Stripping fossil fuel companies of their social and economic license to destroy the planet is a key pillar of CAN’s work.

Transformative national climate action plans

We hold governments accountable to the promise of the Paris Agreement to deliver ambitious climate targets to keep global warming below 1.5ºC.

Multilateral Action and Advocacy

As the civil society convener in the UN climate negotiations and other internatonal fora, CAN pushes for the strongest political outcomes that ensure a climate safe, just and sustainable future.

Building Power Through Movements

The political will to change the world will come through local communities and grassroots movements fighting together in solidarity to bring about a climate just and equitable world. CAN aspires to strengthen our regional and national civil society networks to ensure that all global advocacy and strategies are informed from the bottom-up.

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CAN has 1500+ member organisations in over 130 countries:

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As world leaders meet this week.
@POTUS must remember climate solidarity is not separate to health solidarity. The US & rich nations must support #TRIPSwaiver, uphold #VaccineEquity, & prioritise health workers in poor nations.

End this pandemic & save lives.

Torres Strait Islanders want to see the Australian Government take serious #climateaction - reduce emissions at home, stop exporting #coal and #gas, and plan for the #climatechange we know is coming.

Ball's in your court @ScottMorrisonMP


Youth climate activists from around the world are coming together to demand that the US government take action and provide finance for loss and damage. Here are our members in Abuja, Nigeria. @ClimateEnvoy Will you heed the call? #LnDFinanceNow



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