Media advisory: The 100% Possible: March for Climate Solutions and Justice - 100% clean and renewable by 2050 is possible: thousands to march in Ottawa on Sunday

100% Possible

OTTAWA, Nov. 27, 2015 /CNW/ - Thousands will gather on Sunday, November 29, the day before the Paris climate summit, to tell our political leaders that a 100% clean and renewable Canada by 2050 is 100% possible.

A diverse coalition representing First Nations, business, labour, faith communities, environmental groups and individual, concerned Canadians will call for bold action on climate change and on building a clean, renewable and just future. 

 

Press Conference



Date:

Sunday, November 29, 2015



Speakers:

Joanna Kerr, Executive Director, Greenpeace Canada


Tim Gray, Executive Director, Environmental Defence
Emmanuelle Tremblay, President, Canadian Association of Professional Employees (CAPE)
Jacques Létourneau, President, Confédération des Syndicats Nationaux (CSN)



Time: 

10:30 a.m.

Location: 

Capital Hill Hotel & Suites, Laurier Room


88 Albert Street, Ottawa

Call-In: 

1.866.219.7782 , Code: 700446



March  Departure:


Time: 

1:30 p.m

Location: 

Ottawa City Hall


Marion Dewar Plaza, 110 Laurier Avenue West, Ottawa, ON



March Arrival:


Time: 

3:00 p.m.

Location: 

Parliament Hill

 

Speakers will be available to media upon request.

 

SOURCE Équiterre

For further information: Sarbjit Kaur (English), sk@kaurcommunications.ca, 416-274-5324; Julie Tremblay, Equiterre (French), jtremblay@equiterre.org, 514-966-6992; Mathieu M-Perron,CSN, Mathieu.Murphy-Perron@csn.qc.ca, 514-773-0060

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