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Our #LeaveNoOneBehind campaign this month focuses on the importance of climate change and its impact on health, food security and nutrition. In the fight against COVID-19, we need Canada to support a global and equitable response by investing in the strengthening of vulnerable communities from the direct and indirect impacts of this crisis.
Read our ACT now to end COVID-19 everywhere brief to learn more about the asks below.
Ask #2: Canada to support the ability of countries in dealing with the secondary impacts of COVID-19 including major challenges to food security and nutrition made worse by climate change.
Instantly let Canadian decision makers know that you want public funds for public health and not private profits. Sign this petition from Doctors Without Borders Canada to signal that all medicines, vaccines, diagnostic tests and medical devices discovered with public funds — including those for COVID-19 — must be affordable, accessible and available for anyone who needs them.
UPDATED Ask #1: Canada to invest at least 1% of Canada's COVID-19 response (CA$1.5 billion) in new and additional aid towards an emergency global response
Click here to access the petition
You can also copy and paste this pre-prepared letter and mail/email it to the Honourable Patty Hajdu (Patty.Hajdu@parl.gc.ca), Minister of Health to ask for any public funding for medical research and development include enforceable requirements that the final products be affordable, accessible and available to all. Attach our brief to the letter so that she knows you support a strong global response from Canada with at least 1% of Canada's domestic funding.
Click here to access the letter
You can also instantly let Canadian decision makers know that you care about this petition by sending the ready-made tweet below (and don’t forget to tag @ your MP!).
Tweet instantly (click below)
I signed the @MSF_canada letter calling on @PattyHajdu to ensure that all publicly-funded diagnostics, vaccines, and treatments for #COVID19 are accessible to all! Add your voice by signing now ➡️ bit.ly/3eVM3y2 #LeaveNoOneBehind #Canada4Results #HealthEquity @ResultsCda
- Jenny, Results volunteer