Digital Opportunities Guide for Civil Society Leaders

Digital Opportunities Guide for Civil Society Leaders


Digital Opportunities: Connecting with elected representatives during the pandemic and beyond


The Internet has transformed democracy, for better or worse. But there is still incredible untapped potential for using digital tools to connect Canadians, civil society organizations, and interest groups with elected representatives, and to foster a healthier, more functional democracy.

This guide shares the rewards of online digital engagement, gives tips on how to engage politicians effectively online, describes what to watch out for (including advice for how to deal with trolls), and suggests tools to help you get started.

View the complete guide below or download the PDF.