Media advisory - Feminist action against austerity National week of actions against austerity measures - Glitter against the policies of the Minister

MONTREAL, Feb. 24, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - Immediately following the action, the following feminist groups will address the media to denounce austerity and promote alternatives: the Centre des femmes solidaires et engagées, the Coalition montréalaise pour la survie des services publics, the Fédération des femmes du Québec (FFQ), the Fédération des associations de familles monoparentales et recomposées du Québec (FAFMRQ), the Fédération québécoise pour le planning des naissances (FQPN), the Table des centres de femmes de Montréal-Laval and the L'R des centres de femmes du Québec (L'R). This action is part of a national week of civil disobedience actions against austerity by the Coalition opposée à la tarification et la privatisation des services publics.


Date :        

Wednesday, February 24th, 2016


12h10 – 12h30 pm


Corner of Ste-Catherine West and St-Urbain


Mélanie Sarazin, president of the FFQ

Nancy Harvey, Coalition montréalaise pour la survie des services publics

Janelle LeBlanc, Centre des femmes solidaires et engagées


SOURCE L''R des centres de femmes du Québec

For further information: Cybel Richer-Boivin, communications agent, 514-717-4847,; Valérie Gilker Létourneau, communications agent, 514-232-9300,


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