Canadian Labour Congress

Canadian Labour Congress

November 01, 2016 13:42 ET

CORRECTION FROM SOURCE/Media Advisory: 20,000 auto jobs at risk from TPP: Windsor expert panel

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Nov. 1, 2016) -

This document corrects and replaces the media advisory that was sent on October 31, 2016 at 10:56 ET. The speakers were modified.

The Canadian Labour Congress and the Council of Canadians will host a town hall meeting in Windsor on Wednesday, November 2 to discuss why Canada must not sign the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement.

Speakers at the town hall include CLC President Hassan Yussuff, national Chairperson of the Council of Canadians Maude Barlow, and former CAW President Ken Lewenza Sr. will discuss the impacts the TPP will have on Canadians, particularly the estimated 20,000 auto-sector jobs that could be lost if the agreement is signed.

Who: Hassan Yussuff, CLC president
Maude Barlow, National Chairperson of the Council of Canadians
Ken Lewenza Sr., former CAW President
What: Town Hall on TPP
Where: Ciociaro Club
3745 North Talbot Road
Oldcastle, ON
When: Wednesday, November 2, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Contact Information

  • Or to arrange an interview:
    Chantal St-Denis
    National Representative, Media Relations
    613-355-1962
    cstdenis@clc-ctc.ca