We're holding 100 non-partisan all-candidate debates on the environment all across Canada, all before the next election. RSVP for your local debate here.

WHEN

Thursday, October 03, 6pm - 8pm

WHERE

Presentation House Theatre
333 Chesterfield Ave

North Vancouver, BC

CONTACT

Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society - British Columbia


100 Debates on the Environment - North Vancouver

Presentation House Theatre, 333 Chesterfield Ave. North Vancouver


→ 5:30 pm - Doors open
→ 6:00 pm - Debate
→ 7:30 pm - Concluding remarks  

 

100 Debates on the Environment is a national initiative to hold non-partisan all-candidates debates on the environment in 100 ridings across Canada on October 3rd.

Each of the +100 debates happening nationwide will include common questions that focus on climate change, wilderness conservation, water, and pollution.
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CONFIRMED ATTENDING CANDIDATES

→ NDP: Justine Bell (https://justinebell.ndp.ca/)
→ Green: George Orr (http://georgeorr.greenparty.ca/)
→ Liberal: Jonathan Wilkinson (https://jwilkinson.liberal.ca/)
Andrew Saxton, Conservative Party of Canada (pending)

→ Azmairnin Jadavji, People’s Party of Canada (declined)

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FORMAT

The debate will feature 6 pre-determined questions, with 2 minutes per candidate to respond. Audience questions can be submitted via Google Forms here: https://forms.gle/Jr1n28t474tmZGnQ9 OR written down on the day-of at the event. 2 audience questions will be randomly selected with 2 minutes per candidate to respond. All unanswered questions will be compiled and forwarded to candidates for response at their discretion post-debate.

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GETTING HERE

PHTheatre is just a short walk from the Seabus, and has a bus stop at the door. Free parking is available onsite, including three accessible parking spaces. Additional parking can be found on neighbouring streets.

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ACCESSIBILITY

The theatre building includes stairs. Direct access available via the 4th Street entrance for those needing mobility assistance. Please let us know of your needs info@cpawsbc.org or direct message and we’ll arrange support.

A Livestream will be available on Facebook event:https://www.facebook.com/events/2941986509150769/.


Following a Sḵwx̱wú7mesh sníchim welcome, the event will be moderated in English.

This is a scent-free space. Please be mindful to minimize scented cologne, perfume etc.

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ABOUT US

Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society - British Columbia (CPAWS-BC) is dedicated to the protection of our public land and water, and ensuring our parks are managed to protect the nature within them. Our vision is to establish large, intact areas of wilderness on land and in the ocean that can nurture nature through climate change and support all life.

100 Debates on the Environment is a national initiative to hold inclusive, non-partisan all-candidates debates on the environment in 100 ridings across Canada ahead of the 2019 Canadian Federal Election.

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ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

The organizers acknowledge that this event will be held on the unceded, traditional, ancestral and occupied homelands of the Coast Salish peoples, the Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh), S’ólh Téméxw (Stó:lō) and xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) Nations  

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