Canadian Labour Congress

Canadian Labour Congress

October 31, 2016 10:56 ET

Media Advisory: 20,000 auto jobs at risk from TPP: Windsor expert panel

OLDCASTLE, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 31, 2016) - 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 and National Chairperson of the Council of Canadians Maude Barlow. They 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
Other speakers TBC
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

  • For more information or to arrange an interview:
    Chantal St-Denis
    National Representative, Media Relations
    613-355-1962 (FAX)