Canadian Labour Congress

Canadian Labour Congress

November 07, 2016 13:49 ET

Media Advisory/TPP puts privacy, health care at risk: Halifax expert panel

DARTMOUTH, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwired - Nov. 7, 2016) - The Canadian Labour Congress and the Council of Canadians will host a town hall meeting in Halifax on Thursday, November 10 to discuss why Canada must not sign the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement.

Speakers at the town hall include CLC Secretary-Treasurer Barbara Byers, National Chairperson of the Council of Canadians Maude Barlow, and CFNU President Linda Silas. They will discuss the impacts the TPP will have on Canadians, particularly the negative impacts to health care and the effect the agreement would have on the Halifax community.

Who: Barbara Byers, CLC Secretary-Treasurer
Maude Barlow, National Chairperson of the Council of Canadians
Linda Silas, President of the Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions
What: Town Hall on TPP
Where: Holiday Inn Harbourview
Lake City Ballroom
101 Wyse Road
Dartmouth, NS
When: Thursday, November 10, 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Contact Information

  • For more information
    or to arrange an interview, please contact:
    Chantal St-Denis
    National Representative, Media Relations
    613-355-1962
    cstdenis@clc-ctc.ca