News Advisory - Canadian Moms Look to Prime Minister Harper for Leadership in
Copenhagen

Thousands of pictures of children to be projected in Vancouver and in Ottawa as House of Commons comes to a close

TORONTO, Dec. 8 /CNW/ -

    
    WHAT:     Moms Against Climate Change will project thousands of photos of
              kids from across Canada in high-profile locations in Vancouver
              and in Ottawa as the House of Commons comes to a close, with
              the message: Stephen Harper, Remember Who You're Representing
              In Copenhagen.

              The photo projections will be attended by
              Environmental Defence, ForestEthics (partners in
              Moms Against Climate Change), and local moms.

    WHEN:     Thursday, December 10, 2009

              OTTAWA PHOTO PROJECTIONS: 4:30 to 10:00 p.m.
              (various locations)
              VANCOUVER PHOTO PROJECTIONS: 4:30 to 10:30 p.m.
              (various locations)

    WHERE:    Ottawa Photo Projections:
              -------------------------
              4:30 to 6:30 p.m. - 233 Gilmour Street (at Metcalfe)
              (Public Service Alliance of Canada building).
              Moms, Environmental Defence and ForestEthics in attendance.
              7:00 to 8:30 p.m. - Laurier and Bronson, Ottawa
              8:45 to 10:00 p.m. - Rideau and William, Ottawa

              Vancouver Photo Projections
              ---------------------------
              4:30 to 7:00 p.m. Pacific Centre Robson Street, Vancouver.
              Moms and ForestEthics in attendance.
              7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Metrotown Centre, 129-4800 Kingsway, Burnaby

    WHO:      Ottawa:
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              Rachel Vincent, Ottawa mom
              Matt Price, Program Manager, Environmental Defence
              Gillian McEachern, Senior Energy Campaigner, ForestEthics

              Vancouver:
              ----------
              Merran Smith, Climate Director, ForestEthics
              Vancouver moms

    VISUALS:  Photos of thousands of Canadian children projected on
              high-profile buildings with the message: Stephen Harper,
              Remember Who You're Representing in Copenhagen. Moms, dads,
              supporters in attendance. NOTE: B-roll of the Ottawa projection
              will be available. Contact Jennifer Foulds
              (416) 323-9521 ext. 232; (647) 280-9521 (cell)
    

SOURCE Environmental Defence

For further information: For further information: or to arrange interviews, please contact: Ottawa: Jennifer Foulds, Environmental Defence, (416) 323-9521 ext. 232, (647) 280-9521 (cell); Vancouver: Merran Smith, ForestEthics, (604) 816-5636

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