Healthy, Green and Just Recovery

OP-ED: The Hill Times: The Public Health Case for a Fossil Fuel Non-Proliferation Treaty. Prepared by Kim Perrotta, CHASE, and Dr. Jacob Pendergrast. July 26, 2021.

LETTER: To Mayor John Tory re: Endorsing the Fossil Fuel Non-Proliferation Treaty. Prepared by Kim Perrotta, CHASE. July 14, 2021

OP-ED: Hamilton Spectator: Climate Change – the New Public Health Emergency. Preapared by Kim Perrotta, CHASE, and Pegeen Walsh, OPHA. July 12, 2021.

ARTICLE: National Observer. Carl Meyer. April 6, 2021. Health groups ask Liberals to ensure climate spending helps low-income families. Click here.

RESOURCES: Invest in Renewable Energy to Create Healthy, Green and Just Communities. Prepared by CHASE with the CPHA and OPHA. April 2021. English Backgrounder (8 pages) & English Factsheet (4 pages) & French Backgrounder (10 pages) & French Factsheet (4 pages).

RESOURCES: Invest in Building Retrofits to Create Healthy, Green and Just Communities. Prepared by CHASE with CPHA and OPHA. March 2021. English Factsheet (3 pages) & English Backgrounder (5 pages) & French Factsheet & French Backgrounder.

LETTER: To Federal Ministers re: Key Ideas for Low-Income Energy Efficiency Program. Prepared by CHASE with CPHA and OPHA. May 5, 2021. Click Here.

RESOURCES: Invest in Zero Emission Vehicles for a Healthy, Green and Just Recovery. Prepared by CHASE with the CPHA and OPHA. March 2021.English Factsheet (3-pages) & English Backgrounder (6-pages) & French Factsheet & French Backgrounder.

RESOURCES: Invest in Active Travel to Create Healthy, Green and Just Communities. Prepared by CHASE with CPHA and OPHA. February 2021. English Factsheet (3 pages) & English Backgrounder (5 pages) & French Factsheet & French Backgrounder

RESOURCES: Invest in Public Transit to Create Healthy, Green and Just Communities. Prepared by CHASE with CPHA and OPHA. February 2021. English Factsheet (3 pages) & English Backgrounder (6 pages) & French Factsheet & French Backgrounder

MEDIA RELEASE: re: Public Transit Funding is a Win for Public Health and Social Equity. Prepared by CHASE, CPHA & OPHA. Feb 10, 2021

LETTER: To Federal Ministers Re: Canada’s Updated Climate Action Plan – A Healthy Environment and a Healthy Economy Prepared by CHASE, the CPHA & the OPHA, Feb 8, 2021.

MEDIA RELEASE: Civil Society Reacts to Canada’s Newly Announced Federal Climate Target. Click Here. Prepared by Climate Action Network. April 2021.

PRESENTATION: Climate Change, COVID19 and Health Inequities. Presented by Kim Perrotta to the Health Promotion Ontario Panel re: Managing Health Inequities in a Pandemic. Nov 26, 2020

BLOG: Use Taxpayer Dollars to Produce a Healthy, Green and Just Recovery. Prepared by CHASE Executive Director, Kim Perrotta, Nov 2020

LETTER: To Prime Minister Trudeau from the Transit Coalition re: Need for Emergency Funding for Transit Operations. Oct 2020

SUBMISSION: Public Health Submission to the Federal Finance Committee re: COVID19 Economic Recovery. Prepared by CHASE with CPHA, OPHA and the Alliance for Healthier Communities. August 6, 2020.

PRINCIPLES: Just Recovery Principles which have now been endorsed by over 500 Canadian organizations.

OP-ED: Hamilton Spectator. COVID-19 Recovery can Help in Climate Crisis. Prepared by Kim Perrotta, Dr. Charles Gardner & Ian Culbert. April 2020.

OP-ED: Hamilton Spectator. Green Investment and Resilient Communities Lead to a Brighter Future. Prepared by Kim Perrotta, CHASE, April 2020.