Skip to Content

"The tar sands are heading East," a conference on pipeline projects and Indigenous rights, Concordia University

Event date(s): 
15 April, 2013 - 18:30 - 20:30

“The tar sands are heading East,” a conference on pipeline projects and Indigenous rights, Concordia University.

Find out why you should be concerned about the tar sands coming east at this conference featuring:

Melina Laboucan-Massimo, a Lubicon Cree Indigenous rights advocate and tar sands climate & energy campaigner for Greenpeace, on the frontline impact of the tar sands on her native Alberta.

Steven Guilbeault, senior director of Equiterre, on proposed pipeline projects in Eastern Canada.

Ellen Gabriel, longtime human rights advocate on behalf of Indigenous people, notably for the Kanehsatàke community during the 1990 Oka Crisis, on Indigenous rights and environmental justice.

Martin Lukacs is a journalist and activist who has been involved with Climate Justice Montreal.

Monday, April 15 at 6:30 p.m.
7th Floor Hall Building
1455 De Maisonneuve Blvd. West
Concordia University

Organized by Equiterre, Greenpeace and Climate Justice Montréal.