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100 Debates on the Environment - Kelowna-Lake Country

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October 3, 2019

Location: UBC Okanagan ASC 140
Address: 3187 University Way
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Website: View Website

2019-10-03 19:00:00 2019-10-03 21:00:00 America/Vancouver 100 Debates on the Environment - Kelowna-Lake Country 100 Debates on the Environment is a non-partisan and politically neutral project initiated by GreenPAC that aims to bring voters together at the riding level to hear candidates best policy ideas for the environment. Candidates representing major political parties are invited to participate in each debate. Each of the 100 debates happening nationwide will include four common questions that focus on climate change, wilderness conservation, water, and pollution. Additional questions of local relevance will also be asked, and there will be time for questions from the audience, all in a panel-style format. The environment is a top issue for Canadians. Nationally, 57% of voters indicate that they are at least “very concerned” by climate change and 31% say it will be a priority issue for them when they go to the polls. We want bring you the information you need about each candidate's environmental platform in order to make an informed decision. Confirmed candidates: Travis Ashley (Green, Kelowna-Lake Country) Peter Neville on behalf of John Barr (PPC, Kelowna-Lake Country) Stephen Fuhr, MP (Liberal, Kelowna-Lake Country) Daniel Joseph (Independent, Kelowna-Lake Country) Justin Kulik (NDP, Kelowna-Lake Country) Register for a FREE ticket here: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/100-debates-on-the-environment-kelowna-lake-country-tickets-71829777799 Can't make it? The event will be livestreamed via our Facebook event here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1894572670687951/ Doors open at 6:30 PM, event begins at 7:00 PM. Nearest parking is in Lot G or M. Bus routes 97, 6, 8, 4, and 23 all stop at UBC Okanagan, and the campus is accessible by bike from the Rail Trail and John Hindle Drive. Presented by the Okanagan Institute for Biodiversity, Resilience, and Ecosystem Services (BRAES) Research Group at UBC Okanagan. UBC Okanagan ASC 140 3187 University Way events@kelownanow.com
100 Debates on the Environment is a non-partisan and politically neutral project initiated by GreenPAC that aims to bring voters together at the riding level to hear candidates best policy ideas for the environment. Candidates representing major political parties are invited to participate in each debate.

Each of the 100 debates happening nationwide will include four common questions that focus on climate change, wilderness conservation, water, and pollution. Additional questions of local relevance will also be asked, and there will be time for questions from the audience, all in a panel-style format.

The environment is a top issue for Canadians. Nationally, 57% of voters indicate that they are at least “very concerned” by climate change and 31% say it will be a priority issue for them when they go to the polls. We want bring you the information you need about each candidate's environmental platform in order to make an informed decision.

Confirmed candidates:

Travis Ashley (Green, Kelowna-Lake Country)
Peter Neville on behalf of John Barr (PPC, Kelowna-Lake Country)
Stephen Fuhr, MP (Liberal, Kelowna-Lake Country)
Daniel Joseph (Independent, Kelowna-Lake Country)
Justin Kulik (NDP, Kelowna-Lake Country)

Register for a FREE ticket here: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/100-debates-on-the-environment-kelowna-lake-country-tickets-71829777799

Can't make it? The event will be livestreamed via our Facebook event here: https://www.facebook.com/events/1894572670687951/

Doors open at 6:30 PM, event begins at 7:00 PM. Nearest parking is in Lot G or M. Bus routes 97, 6, 8, 4, and 23 all stop at UBC Okanagan, and the campus is accessible by bike from the Rail Trail and John Hindle Drive.

Presented by the Okanagan Institute for Biodiversity, Resilience, and Ecosystem Services (BRAES) Research Group at UBC Okanagan.



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