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May 17, 2011 17:28 ET

INVITATION TO MEDIA-RebELLEs: 2nd Pan-Canadian Young Feminist Gathering in Winnipeg

OVER 300 YOUNG FEMINISTS TO ARRIVE IN WINNIPEG ON MAY 20 FOR A WEEKEND OF ORGANIZING, ANALYSIS SHARING AND MOVEMENT BUILDING

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(Marketwire - May 17, 2011) -

"Notre révolution féministe – Our Revolution is Now"

The organizing committee invites the media to the 2nd Pan-Canadian Young Feminist Gathering, RebELLEs: Notre Révolution Féministe, Our Revolution is Now.

Dates:Friday May 20, 2011 to Monday May 23, 2011

A detailed media schedule with the programme, times and locations can be found below.

The 2nd Pan-Canadian Young Feminist Gathering will take place at the University of Winnipeg in Winnipeg, Manitoba from May 20th to 23rd. The Gathering will further the RebELLEs young feminist movement, which has been active across the country since the first gathering in 2008 in Montréal.

Over 300 young women aged 14-35 from every province and territory in Canada will be participating in discussions and workshops, celebrating their struggles and solidarity, marching in the streets of Winnipeg and adopting their demands as a movement.

Source:

The Organizing Committee of the RebELLEs Gathering - The Secretariat of the RebELLEs Movement

MEDIA SCHEDULE – HORAIRE POUR LES MÉDIAS

REBELLES 2011 – WINNIPEG

2nd Pan-Canadian Young Feminist Gathering

2e Rassemblement pancanadien des jeunes féminists

This is a schedule designed to help the media plan their coverage of the gathering weekend. Representatives from all media are invited and encouraged to cover the event at any and all of the times listed. Spokeswomen will be available for individual interviews before the event, during the gathering, and for follow-up afterwards. The three spokeswomen are Ms. Jodi Proctor (FR-EN), Ms. Jodie Layne (EN), and Ms. Valérie Létourneau (FR).

Voici un horaire du rassemblement destiné aux médias. Il a été conçu pour faciliter la planification de la couverture de l'événement. Les représentant- e-s des médias sont invités à couvrir le rassemblement pour toutes les activités mentionnés dans le tableau ci-bas. Nos porte-paroles seront disponibles pour des entrevues individuelles avant, durant et après l'événement. Les trois porte-paroles sont : Mme Valérie Létourneau (FR), Mme Jodi Proctor (FR-EN), Mme Jodie Layne (EN).

Saturday May 21st
Samedi 21 mai
Sunday May 22nd
Dimanche 22 mai
Monday May 23rd
Lundi 23 mai

9:15 to 10am - Opening Plenary and panel
Media is invited to take image of the plenary and sound of the speakers' panel.
- University of Winnipeg (U. of W.) - Riddell Hall

10am - Media scrum - U. of. W., outside of Riddell Hall

4pm - Community March and Media scrum
Media is invited to cover the march and the feast to follow at the Magnus Eliason Recreation Centre. - March and Media Scrum, Central Park

9h15 à 10h00 – Plénière et panel d'ouverture
Les représentants des médias sont invités à prendre des images de la plénière et des extraits des prises de parole des panelistes. - Université de Winnipeg
(U. of W.). - Riddell Hall


10am – Scrumavec les medias - U. of. W., devant Riddell Hall

4h00 – Marche communautaire et scrumavec les medias
Les représentants des médias sont invités à couvrir la marche communautaire et le souper communautaire qui suivra au Magnus Eliason Recreation Centre. – Marche et scrum avec les médias, Central Park

9:30 to 10:30am –
Indigenous Women's Panel
Media is invited to take
image of the plenary
and sound of the
speakers' panel.
- U. of. W.- Riddell Hall

9h30 à 10h30 – Panel
des femmes
autochtones
Les représentants des
médias sont invités à
prendre des images
de la plénière et des
extraits des prises
de parole des
panelistes. - U. of. W.
- Riddell Hall

3pm – Press conference
Closing statement and
announcement on the
priorities and demands
of the RebELLEs
Movement for the
next year. - U. of. W.
- room tbc


3h00 –Conférence de
presse
Bilan de l'événement et
annonce des priorités et
revendications du
Mouvement RebELLEs
pour l'année à venir.
- U. of. W.
- local à confirmer

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