Day 10:59 am
August 5th 2014
Are you going to the Peoples Social Forum in August in Ottawa, on Algonquin territory, August 21-24?
If you haven’t heard about it yet, check out all the details about location, time, schedule (to be published this week), workshops and much more here: www.peoplessocialforum.org/ or on FACEBOOK.
The Social forum will be four days packed with over 400 workshops, many keynote speakers, a march and popular assemblies on themes such as Water, Mining Justice, Climate justice, Pipelines, Indigenous Solidarity, and more.
Polaris will be contributing throughout by hosting workshops or collaborating with others. Here are a few things to keep an eye out for:
1. Polaris is hosting a workshop titled “Confronting Corporate Power in Canada”
2. The Green Economy Network is hosting a workshop on “One Million Climate Jobs”
3. Polaris and CUPE are hosting a workshop titled “Resisting Water Privatization”
4. Polaris will be collaborating on a workshop titled: « Tribunal des peuples industrie minière canadienne (TPP): bilan 1re audience Amérique latine et poursuite de l’initiative »
5. Polaris will be attending and helping out with the “Mining Justice Assembly” as well as the “People’s Climate Assembly”
Polaris and its partners will be involved in many other activities at the Peoples Social Forum and we hope that you can make it out with friends and family.