unacto1The Annual General Meeting of the United Nations Association of Canada – Vancouver branch will be held next Wednesday April 8th.  The event will be at 7 PM at at Fairleigh Dickinson University at 842 Cambie Street in Vancouver.

Our guest speaker will be Ben West, Executive Director of Tanker Free B.C.   The topic of the presentation will be A Conversation on Climate Change, Energy and Us: Implications on being the Gateway to the Pacific. 

Where? Fairleigh Dickinson University 842 Cambie Street, Vancouver

When? Wednesday April 8, 2015

7:00 p.m.   Annual General Meeting  Reports and Election of Officers

7:15 p.m.  Speech followed by Question and Answers

Screen Shot 2015-03-22 at 7.30.45 AMAbout Ben West:   Ben West is a campaigner, author, runner, juggler, Twitter addict, #StreetArt fan and wannabe comedian. He is constantly looking for creative ways to organize opposition to bad projects that destabilize the climate. Recently his focus has been working with First Nations and others on the front lines trying to stop pipelines across B.C. and tankers in the Salish Sea. He wants your help bringing appropriate alternative projects to your community that create better jobs we can all be proud of.

For more information, see the attached poster: 2015 UNAC-Vancouver AGM and Ben West Flyer_FINAL