6:00 - 8:30pm
NorWest Co-op Community Food Centre
103 - 61 Tyndall Avenue
Join us for a free community meal and meet the federal election candidates from your riding of Winnipeg North.
Learn about how food and poverty are important election issues and find out what candidates have to say about reducing hunger in Canada. The poster for this event is attached, please share it widely!
Please RSVP to Adriana Brydon firstname.lastname@example.org
or call 204-795-5921
University of Winnipeg Lockhart Hall 1L11
October 8, 2015 Time 7:00 - 9:00 pm
Doors Open at 6:30 pm
Motivated by the notable lack of conversation or debate on key issues affecting Canadian women in the federal election dialogue, the Council of Women of Winnipeg (CWW) and the Provincial Council of Women of Manitoba (PCWM) are co-‐hosting a federal election forum on Thursday, October 8th, at 7:00pm at Lockhart Hall 1L11, University of Winnipeg. Moderated by Joan Grace, Associate Professor in the Department of Politics, University of Winnipeg, the election forum, titled This Election Matters to Women, will see Community Leaders, Activists, and Experts leading a discussion on four key women’s issues.
Come prepared to discuss with community experts and Federal Election Candidates:
Murdered & Missing Women
Diane Redsky, Executive Director, Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre
Immigration & Refugee Policy
Ariana Yaftali, Community Activist
Women in Leadership
Jen Zoratti, Winnipeg Free Press Columnist
Gender Wage Gap
Speaker Soon to be Confirmed