Maude Barlow, the National Chairperson of the Council of Canadians, will speak on international and local concerns on Friday, April 22, from 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm,
at Fort Garry Hotel, 222 Broadway.
Refreshments will be served. Cash bar.
In 2008/2009, Barlow served as Senior Advisor on Water to the former President of the United Nations General Assembly.
She is also the best-selling author or co-author of 16 books.
She chairs the board of Washington-based Food and Water Watch; is also an executive member of the International Forum on Globalization, and a Councilor with the Hamburg-based World Future Council.
Barlow is the recipient of eight honorary doctorates as well as many awards, including the 2005 Right Livelihood Award (known as the “Alternative Nobel”).
Co-sponsored by the Wpg. Chapter of Council of Canadians and the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives.