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VOW Annual General Meeting 2015

November 8, 2015 @ 9:30 am - 5:00 pm

$30.00

 

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agmSunday, November 8, 2015 Metro Hall Room 308

Members $ 30.00 Non- Members $35.00  Students $ 20.00  All VOW events are PWYC (pay what you can)  Please consider an additional donation so that others might attend.


VOW Conference, AGM and Award’s Dinner



 

9:30 am Gather, register, light continental breakfast (included)

 

10:00 am  Welcome comments – National Coordinator Sandra Ruch, Ontario VOW co –chair Jacqueline Burgoyne and brief intro from National co-chairs Lyn and Janis

 

AGM – financial and business details

 

12:00pm  – Lunch (included) catered by YMCA Metro Hall

 

1:00 pm   White Poppy Event

 

1:30pm  Resolutions  and discussions of current issues

 

2:30 pm   Guest speaker Tamara Lorincz will speak of her updated research on military & climate change and about the recent report on sexual violence in the Canadian military.

Tamara Lorincz

Tamara Lorincz

Tamara Lorincz is a long-time member of the Nova Scotia Voice of Women for Peace and the Halifax Peace Coalition. She is also on the national board of the Canadian Voice of Women and on the international advisory committee of the Global Network Against Nuclear Power and Weapons in Space with Dr. Helen Caldicott. Read more.

 

 

 

 

3:30 pm    Crossing the DMZ with Janis Alton

Peace activist Janis Alton, far right, crossed over the demilitarized zone between North and South Korea with, from right, Nobel peace laureate Mairead Maguire, feminist writer and activist Gloria Steinem, Professor Hyun Kyung Chung, CODEPINK cofounder Medea Benjamin and peace walk organizer Christine Ahn. They are pictured here at the border city of Kaeson, North Korea.

Peace activist Janis Alton, far right, crossed over the demilitarized zone between North and South Korea

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

4:30 pm closing comments – co-chairs

 

5:00 pm close

Details

Date:
November 8, 2015
Time:
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Cost:
$30.00
Event Category:

Organizer

Canadian Voice of Women for Peace
Phone:
416-603-7915
Email:
info@vowpeace.org
Website:
vowpeace.org

Venue

Metro Hall
55 John Street
Toronto , ON M5V 3C6 Canada
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