World Social Forum 2016

World Social Forum 2016


When: August 9, 2016

Another world is needed – together it is possible!

The goal of the World Social Forum 2016 is to gather tens of thousands of people from groups in civil society, organisations and social movements who want to build a sustainable and inclusive world, where every person and every people has its place and can make its voice heard. Find out more on their website.

We’ll be there hosting a series of events. Come along and join us.

The financialisation of everything

Where: UQAM, 1440, rue Sanguinet, Pavillon de Design (DE), salle 2550
When: 11 Aug 9:00 – 11:30

Energy Democracy : running energy for people and planet – not profit

Where: Université du Québec à Montréal – Pavillon A (Local A-2780), 400, rue Sainte-Catherine Est Salle 2780
When: 12 Aug 9:00 – 11:30

CETA unmasked: the consequences of the treaty on the rights of citizens: consequences, strategies to stop the treaty and alternatives

Where: Université McGill – Pavillon Leacook (Local 132), 855 rue Sherbrooke Ouest
When: 12 Aug 9:00 – 11:30

Can Bill Gates save the world?

Where: Université du Québec à Montréal – Pavillon A (Local A-2405), 400, rue Sainte-Catherine Est Salle 2405
When: 12 Aug 9.00 – 11.30

Stopping the ‘free trade’ assault on the planet: join the resistance against TTIP, CETA, TPP and TISA

Where: UQAM, 400, rue Sainte-Catherine Est, Pavillon Hubert-Aquin (A), salle 2885
When: 12 Aug 13.00 – 15.30