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National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women

Tuesday, December 6, 2016, In the Social Sciences Community Room, 1003, Wilson Hall, McMaster University (Sterling Avenue Entrance, wheelchair accessible venue)

Nov 25, 2016

Everyone is welcome to join us for the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women

11:30 am

Keynote Speaker: Robyn Bourgeois

Respondent: Bev Jacobs

 

1:00 pm

Commemoration of new plaque and white pine trees in honour of Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women

Reception to follow

 

All Day

Poster Display in Indigenous Studies Program ceremonial space

Red Outfits at locations around campus as part of the REDress campaign

 

Hosted by the Anti-Violence Network and Indigenous Studies Program

To request accommodation, please contact Michelle Poirier at avn@mcmaster.caOr 905-525-9140 x 20915For more information visit: avn.mcmaster.ca

Event possible through the generous contributions from: Indigenous Studies Program, Indigenous Studies Student Services,Faculty of Engineering, Gender Studies and Feminist Research, McMaster Students Union, UNIFOR 5555, CUPE 3906, School of Graduate Studies, President’s Advisory Committee on Building an Inclusive Community (PACBIC), PACBIC First Nations, Métis and Inuit Working Group, Ontario Public Interest Research Group, Security Services Women’s Safety Grant, Faculty of Social Sciences