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#StopArmingSaudi: Day of Action for Peace

    Monday, September 7, 2020 - 11:38

    The next Day of Action to stop the sale of weapons to Saudi Arabia will take place on September 21st, 2020, the International Day of Peace. Hundreds of people from across Canada will come together – both virtually and in-person – to show their support for an immediate end to the Saudi arms deal and to raise this issue yet again with the government. The coalition organizing this Day of Action is broad and includes human rights activists, arms control advocates, labour groups, and feminist and humanitarian organizations. 

    1. Join us for the Day of Action

    Sign up to join us for our virtual protest on September 21st at 6:00 pm EST. Register now >>> 

    If you're in London, Hamilton, Mississauga, Montreal, or Toronto, you can join physically distant demonstrations on the same day. Learn more >>> 

    2. Call on the Minister to #StopArmingSaudi

    Join us in calling on François-Philippe Champagne, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, to stop selling arms to Saudi Arabia.  Make the call now >>> 

    3. Add Your Name

    Sign the petitions from organizations in our coalition: 

    Amnesty International>>

    Amnistie Internationale (French)>>

    Oxfam Canada>>

    4. Take Action on Twitter

    Send a message to @FP_Champagne and @JustinTrudeau on Twitter with the hashtag #StopArmingSaudi. 

    Here are some sample messages on the many reasons to #StopArmingSaudi: