Hearings of the Bouchard-Taylor Commission to be held in Montreal: List of individuals and groups that will present briefs or testimonies



    MONTREAL, Nov. 23 /CNW Telbec/ - The Consultation Commission on
Accommodation Practices Related to Cultural Differences (CCPARDC) will hold
hearings from November 26 to 30 inclusively at the Palais des congrès
(Montreal convention Centre), 1001 Place Jean-Paul Riopelle. The following
individuals and organizations that will present briefs or testimonies on
Monday, November 26 and Tuesday, November 27 have agreed to be identified
beforehand:

    
                           Monday November 26, 2007

    TIME    METHOD OF      NAME                       ORGANIZATION/TITLE
    ----    ---------      ----                       ------------------
            PARTICIPATION
            -------------
    09:00   Brief          Bernard, Louis
    09:15   Brief          Balthazar, Louis
    09:30   Brief          Corbeil, Jean-Claude
    09:45   Brief          Rousseau, Louis            UQAM
    10:00   Brief          Armony, Victor
    10:15 - BREAK (15 min) -
    10:30   Brief          Aubut, Andrée              Syndicat de
                           Frascadore, Nicole         l'Enseignement
                           Cadorette, Marie-Claude    de l'Ouest de Montréal
    10:45   Brief          Baril, Daniel
    11:00   Brief          Beaulieu, Mario            Mouvement Montréal
                                                      français
    11:15   Brief          Dion, Arlette
    11:30   Brief          Choquette, Martin          Diversité Artistique
                           Tsou, Shuni                Montréal
    11:45 - LUNCH (1h 45 min) -
    13:45   Brief          Drudi, Guy                 Service d'Aide et de
                           Hassani, Hassan            Liaison-La Maisonnée
    14:00   Brief          Dumais, Hélène             Comité aviseur-jeunes
    14:15   Testimony      Ajrouche, Ghassan          Association de
                                                      bienfaisance Alrissala
                                                      Libano Canadien
    14:25   Testimony      Despland, Michel           Université Concordia
    14:35   Testimony      Farkas, George
    14:45   Testimony      Lacelle, Denyse            Conseil communautaire
                                                      Côte des-Neiges /
                                                      Snowdon
    14:55   Testimony      Le Gal, Georges
    15:05 - BREAK (15 min) -
    15:20   Testimony      Bnou-Nouçair, Radouane
    15:30   Testimony      Moral-Suarez, Carmen
    15:40   Testimony      Commins, John
    15:50   Testimony      Crevier, Louise
    16:00   Testimony      Czarnocki, Bohdan          Sociologist

                         Tuesday, November 27, 2007

    TIME    METHOD OF      NAME                       ORGANIZATION/TITLE
    ----    ---------      ----                       ------------------
            PARTICIPATION
            -------------
    09:00   Brief          Ménard, Andrée             PROMIS (PROMotion-
                                                      Intégration Société
                                                      nouvelle)
    09:15   Brief          Châteauvert,               Conseil central CSN
                           Gaetan                     Montréal
                           Perron, Manon
                           Bitard, Priscilla
    09:30   Brief          Correa, Jose               McGill University's
                                                      Muslim Student
                                                      Association
    09:45   Brief          Bédard, Eric               Collectif pour une
                                                      éducation de qualité
    10:00   Brief          De Courcy, Diane           Commission scolaire de
                           Pothier, Micheline         Montréal
    10:15 - BREAK (15 min) -
    10:30   Brief          Harrison, Pierre           Collège de Maisonneuve
                           Desjardins, Brigitte
    10:45   Brief          Alloul, Yasmine            Association des jeunes
                                                      professionnels
                                                      Marocains
    11:00   Brief          El-Ghadban, Yara           Doctorante en
                                                      anthropologie,
                                                      Université de Montréal
    11:15   Brief          Folco, Raymonde
    11:30   Brief          Sériès, Maune
                           Sabourin, Marc-André       Collectif d'auteurs

    11:45 - DINER (1h 45 min) -
    13:45   Brief          Sylvain, Yves              Commission scolaire
                                                      Marguerite Bourgeoys
    14:00   Brief          Fortin, Louise
    14:15   Testimony      Ainenas, Karima
    14:25   Testimony      Alexan, Nadia              Action Citoyenne
    14:35   Testimony      Barhone, Mohammed          RePERE
    14:45   Testimony      Baudry, Julien             Rosemont-Petite-Patrie
    14:55   Testimony      Berlyn, Judith
    15:05 - BREAK (15 min) -
    15:20   Testimony      Bois, Geneviève
    15:30   Testimony      Blouin-Beaudoin,
                           Guillaume
    15:40   Testimony      Ameur, Ahmed
    15:50   Testimony      Assoum , Sarah             President, World
                                                      Studies Student, Muslim
                                                      Club Association
    16:00   Testimony      Provost, Luc
    

    The Commission

    The CCAPRDC, co-chaired by sociologist and historian Gérard Bouchard and
philosopher Charles Taylor, has been asked to take stock of accommodation
practices and analyse all facets of the question by conducting a province-wide
consultation. The
    Commission will submit a report and make recommendations to the Québec
Premier on March 31, 2008.
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For further information:

For further information: Sylvain Leclerc, Press Officer, CCAPRCD, Cell.:
(514) 730-3446, (514) 873-0912; www.accommodements.qc.ca

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