Dr. David Suzuki, award-winning scientist, environmentalist and broadcaster, will be joining Brenda Sayers, Green Party candidate for North Island – Powell River for a one-of-a-kind town hall event titled “What Kind of Canada do We Want?”
“I really respect the work that Brenda did on the Canada-China FIPA and I have followed her work on the national stage,” said Suzuki, referring to Sayers’ role as the Hupacasath Nation’s portfolio holder for the Canada China Foreign Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement (FIPA) court challenge against the federal government.
“I am honoured to be joined by Dr. David Suzuki, who has inspired me and many others with his lifelong, tireless efforts on protecting the environment. He has challenged all of us to change our behaviours in this generation for the benefit of future generations.” stated Sayers.
The Suzuki/Sayers town hall will be taking place on Thursday, August 20th at the Maritime Heritage Centre in Campbell River from 7pm-9pm. Tickets will be $10 at the door.
Attendees will have the opportunity to ask Dr. David Suzuki and Brenda Sayers questions, and engage in a dialogue about the kind of Canada that we want for ourselves, our children, and our grand-children.
This event is not to be missed as individuals across the North Island – Powell River riding think about how they will vote in the upcoming federal election. Dr. David Suzuki and Brenda Sayers want to make a difference in this election. Political eyes will be on this event as key ballot box issues are explored.