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Sep 02, 2018, 10:30 ET 28 days historic long-distance march for the right to housing begins in front of Canadian Parliament

OTTAWA, Sept. 2, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - Today marks the beginning, in the federal capital, of an historic long-distance march "From Cities to Villages for the Right to Housing", organized by the Front...


Oct 12, 2017, 14:00 ET The Canadian Housing Strategy should not be a smoke screen!

OTTAWA, Oct. 12, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - A few hundred people coming from several regions of Quebec, as well as from Ontario, protested this afternoon on Parliament Hill, in Ottawa. The event is...


Oct 12, 2017, 07:30 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - A month before the National Housing Strategy's presentation - Demonstration for the Right to Housing on Parliament

MONTREAL, Oct. 10, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - A few weeks before the Canadian Housing Strategy is presented, a demonstration for the right to housing will be held on Parliament Hill, in Ottawa, on Thursday, ...


Oct 10, 2017, 09:30 ET Media Advisory - A month before the National Housing Strategy's presentation - Demonstration for the Right to Housing on Parliament Hill, in Ottawa

MONTREAL, Oct. 10, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - A few weeks before the Canadian Housing Strategy is presented, a demonstration for the right to housing will be held on Parliament Hill, in Ottawa, on Thursday, ...


Oct 13, 2016, 08:00 ET Rally chez Justin Trudeau: the FRAPRU calls on Ottawa to invest massively in social housing

OTTAWA, Oct. 13, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - This afternoon, about 350 members of the Front d'action populaire en réaménagement urbain (FRAPRU) are demonstrating in front of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's...


Oct 13, 2016, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media notification - Hundreds of ill-housed tenants and homeless invite themselves at Justin Trudeau's Ottawa residence/

OTTAWA, Oct. 11, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - By gathering in front of Justin Trudeau's temporary residence, in Ottawa, and trying to catch a selfie with Canada's Primer Minister, hundreds of members from the ...


Oct 12, 2016, 10:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media notification - Hundreds of ill-housed tenants and homeless invite themselves at Justin Trudeau's Ottawa residence/

OTTAWA, Oct. 11, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - By gathering in front of Justin Trudeau's temporary residence, in Ottawa, and trying to catch a selfie with Canada's Primer Minister, hundreds of members from the ...


Oct 11, 2016, 14:00 ET Media notification - Hundreds of ill-housed tenants and homeless invite themselves at Justin Trudeau's Ottawa residence

OTTAWA, Oct. 11, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - By gathering in front of Justin Trudeau's temporary residence, in Ottawa, and trying to catch a selfie with Canada's Primer Minister, hundreds of members from the ...


Nov 20, 2015, 08:00 ET Demonstration at Justin Trudeau's office, in Ottawa, to demand that social housing and homelessness be prioritized

OTTAWA, Nov. 20, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - More than 500 people will walk to the new Primer Minister Justin Trudeau's office this afternoon, in Ottawa, on the occasion of the Canadian Housing Day. There,...


Nov 20, 2015, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media notification to all information outlets - Demonstration in Ottawa to call out Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on his commitments

OTTAWA, Nov. 17, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Compelled by a sense of urgency, hundreds of members from two important networks, the Front d'action populaire en réaménagement urbain (FRAPRU) and the Réseau...


Nov 19, 2015, 10:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media notification to all information outlets - Demonstration in Ottawa to call out Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on his commitments

OTTAWA, Nov. 17, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Compelled by a sense of urgency, hundreds of members from two important networks, the Front d'action populaire en réaménagement urbain (FRAPRU) and the Réseau...


Nov 17, 2015, 11:00 ET Media notification to all information outlets - Demonstration in Ottawa to call out Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on his commitments on housing and

OTTAWA, Nov. 17, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Compelled by a sense of urgency, hundreds of members from two important networks, the Front d'action populaire en réaménagement urbain (FRAPRU) and the Réseau...


Nov 21, 2014, 08:00 ET National Housing Day: Tenants Move in on Wellington St, in Front of Stephan Harper's Office in Ottawa

OTTAWA, Nov. 21st 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - It's by moving bed, stove, fridge, sofa and other furniture in front of Prime Minister of Canada, Stephen Harper's office in Ottawa, this afternoon, that a few...


Nov 21, 2014, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Notice to the Media - Right to Housing: Simultaneous Move-ins in Front of Prime Ministers Harper and Couillard's offices in Ottawa

OTTAWA AND SAINT-FÉLICIEN, QC, Nov. 18, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - On Friday November 21st, Canadian Housing Day, tenants from several Quebec regions will simultaneously move bed, stove, fridge, sofa and...


Nov 20, 2014, 11:39 ET /R E P E A T -- Notice to the Media - Right to Housing: Simultaneous Move-ins in Front of Prime Ministers Harper and Couillard's offices in Ottawa

OTTAWA AND SAINT-FÉLICIEN, QC, Nov. 18, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - On Friday November 21st, Canadian Housing Day, tenants from several Quebec regions will simultaneously move bed, stove, fridge, sofa and...


Nov 18, 2014, 13:00 ET Notice to the Media - Right to Housing: Simultaneous Move-ins in Front of Prime Ministers Harper and Couillard's offices in Ottawa and Saint-Félicien

OTTAWA AND SAINT-FÉLICIEN, QC, Nov. 18, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - On Friday November 21st, Canadian Housing Day, tenants from several Quebec regions will simultaneously move bed, stove, fridge, sofa and...


Aug 20, 2014, 08:00 ET FRAPRU Sounds the Alarm: 1 tenant out of 10 devotes more than 80% of its revenues to housing in Canada

OTTAWA, Aug. 20, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - The Front d'action populaire en réaménagement urbain (FRAPRU), a Quebec network comprised of 150 organizations, will take advantage of the Peoples' Social Forum...


Nov 27, 2013, 14:00 ET Hundreds of Demonstrators Call on Stephen Harper not to drop Social Housing

OTTAWA, Nov. 27, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - "The badly housed and the homeless are in dire situations - Stephen Harper must not sacrifice contributions to social housing by putting an end to the long-term...


Nov 27, 2013, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Demonstration in Gatineau and Ottawa: Stephen Harper Must Ensure the Future of Canada's Social Housing/

GATINEAU, QC and OTTAWA, Nov. 25, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - A demonstration beginning in front of a housing co-op in Gatineau and ending with a symbolic action facing Prime Minister Stephen Harper's...


Nov 26, 2013, 10:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Demonstration in Gatineau and Ottawa: Stephen Harper Must Ensure the Future of Canada's Social Housing/

GATINEAU, QC and OTTAWA, Nov. 25, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - A demonstration beginning in front of a housing co-op in Gatineau and ending with a symbolic action facing Prime Minister Stephen Harper's...


Nov 25, 2013, 10:00 ET Media Advisory - Demonstration in Gatineau and Ottawa: Stephen Harper Must Ensure the Future of Canada's Social Housing

GATINEAU, QC and OTTAWA, Nov. 25, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - A demonstration beginning in front of a housing co-op in Gatineau and ending with a symbolic action facing Prime Minister Stephen Harper's...


May 23, 2013, 07:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Invitation to all media outlets - A Troubling Report on the Respect of Housing Rights Presented to Parliament/

OTTAWA, May 21, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - The report Emergency in the House, written by the Popular Travelling Commission on the Right to Housing following 19 public assemblies held across Quebec's 17...


May 21, 2013, 16:31 ET Invitation to all media outlets - A Troubling Report on the Respect of Housing Rights Presented to Parliament

OTTAWA, May 21, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - The report Emergency in the House, written by the Popular Travelling Commission on the Right to Housing following 19 public assemblies held across Quebec's 17...


May 15, 2012, 09:30 ET FRAPRU presents petition with 27 226 names opposing the end of federal support for 600,000 social housing units

OTTAWA, May 15, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - 27 226 people have signed a petition demanding the federal government immediately commits to maintain the long term financing of 600,000 social housing units in...


May 15, 2012, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Invitation to media - 600 000 social housing units across Canada are in danger: the FRAPRU, the NPD, the Liberals and the Bloc

OTTAWA, May 11, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - The Front d'action populaire en réaménagement urbain (FRAPRU), a Quebec umbrella group that fights for housing rights, invites you to an important press conference ...