Monday, March 2nd 2009 – 7pm – 9pm

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TORONTO GREEN COMMUNITY SPEAKERS SERIES

Please join us this Monday March 2nd for presentations by:

Cheryl Teelucksingh, author of Environmental Justice & Racism in Canada and Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology at Ryerson University

and

Jennifer Foulds, Communications Director and Pollution Watch web project lead at Environmental Defence

The presentations will be followed by a panel discussion with:

Beenash Jaffri, co-founder of the Anti-Racist Environmental Coalition, instructor on
Anti-Racist Environmentalism, and anti-racism workshop facilitator

Damien Lee, founder of Anishinabek Gitchi Gami Environmental Programs – one of the first community-driven environmental not-for-profit organizations in an Ontario First Nation

Ben Powless, fills a variety of roles with the Indigenous Environmental Network, Canadian Youth Climate Coalition, the National Council for the Canadian Environmental Network, and the Youth Advisory Group to the Canadian Commission for UNESCO.

Monday, March 2nd, 2009 from 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Intercontinental Hotel Yorkville
220 Bloor Street West (location is wheelchair accessible)

Entrance: $5.00

For more information please contact Toronto Green Community at:

Email: togreencommunity@gmail.com or Tel: 416-781-7663

Thanks for your support and hope to see you there!

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