PR Newswire: news distribution, targeting and monitoring
2014

Media advisory - News conference: "Next generation" trade treaties jeopardize fisheries regulation

Share with Twitter Share with LinkedIn

ST. JOHN'S, NL, Jan. 8, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives will release a report called Globalization, Trade Treaties and the Future of the Atlantic Canadian Fisheries at a press conference in  St. John's, NL, Wednesday, January 9, 2013.

Senior Research Fellow Scott Sinclair will present CCPA's research on the broad scope of new trade and investment treaties, such as the Canada- EU Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA), and their threat to fisheries regulation. At stake is the ability of Canadians to pursue public policies that curb domination of the fisheries by large corporations and help spread benefits more widely among independent fishers and coastal communities.

Media are invited.

What:   Press Conference to launch Globalization, Trade Treaties and the Future of the Atlantic Canadian Fisheries
Who:   Scott Sinclair, Senior Research Fellow, Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives
  Jeannie Baldwin, Regional Executive Vice-President, Public Service Alliance of Canada
  Earle McCurdy, President, Fish, Food and Allied Workers Union,
  Barbara Neis, Co-Director, SafetyNet Centre for Occupational Health and Safety Research
  Mark Power, National Vice-President, Union of Environment Workers
When:   9:30am, Wednesday, January 9, 2013
Where:   Delta Hotel, St. John's, NL

National and regional media are invited to take part in the press conference by phone.
Toll-free: 1-866-596-5280
Conference id: 1514236

 

SOURCE PSAC



Featured Video

Journalists and Bloggers

Visit PR Newswire for Journalists for releases, photos, ProfNet experts, and customized feeds just for Media.

View and download archived video content distributed by MultiVu on The Digital Center.

Share with Twitter Share with LinkedIn
 

Custom Packages

Browse our custom packages or build your own to meet your unique communications needs.

Start today.

 

 
 

PR Newswire Membership

Fill out a PR Newswire membership form or contact us at (888) 776-0942.

 
 

Learn about PR Newswire services

Request more information about PR Newswire products and services or call us at (888) 776-0942.

 

Online Member Center

Not a Member?
Click Here to Join
Login
Search News Releases
Advanced Search
Search
  1. PR Newswire Services
  2. Knowledge Center
  3. Browse News Releases
  4. Contact PR Newswire
  5. Send a News Release