ComoxValley Joins Inter-Continental Day of Action January 31, 2014, Friday, 12:30 PM 5th and England, Courtenay
The Comox Valley Chapter of the Council of Canadians will hold a media conference and event in conjunction with an inter-continental day of action against trade deals and growing corporate power. The event will take place on Friday, January 31 at 12:30. The Council invites all ComoxValley media to join us at the formal release of statements from local residents and from around the globe.
Events are taking place in at least 40 locations around the Pacific Rim. Background information will be made available to the media at the Courtenay event. Brenda Sayers from the Hupacasath First Nation will be with us to speak about their court challenge to the Canada-China Foreign Investment Protection and Promotion Agreement. Other speakers will be supporters of the Comox Valley Council of Canadians. More information on the Intercontinental Day of Action can be found at: Intercontinental Event Website: http://www.tradejustice.ca/tpp/jan31 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/374314856046054/?ref_newsfeed_story_type=regular&source=1 Comox Valley Event Website: https://cvcofcanadians.wordpress.com/2014/01/17/day-of-action-against-corporate-poweragreements/ Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/events/400481076753321/?previousaction=join&source=1 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org