Symbolic Walk - Montreal

Date: 
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Time: 
12.30 pm
Address: 
Résidences du YMCA /Centre de jour de PRAIDA
4039 de la rue Tupper
Montréal, QC
Description of event: 

Action Réfugiés Montréal and the HCR office in Montreal organize a symbolic Walk  for the World Refugee Day.

The participants will walk on Montreal's sidewalks, starting at the YMCA/ Centre de jour de PRAIDA, on 4039 Tupper, where we will meet up with the walkers at 12.30 pm and the official departure is at 1 pm. The itineray is approximately 3 km long.

We will walk up to the offices of Action Réfugié Montréal, at 1439, rue Ste-Catherine Ouest, where several organizations, such as Oxfam Québec, Amnistie Internationale, Médecins Sans Frontières and Médecins du Monde offer information kiosks and interactif activities about the refugee cause.

Some dignitaires and refugees will speak in public at 4 pm for the closing ceremony.
 
We are looking forward to walk with you on saturday, the 20th of June!
 
N.B. Here is our Facebook event and do not hesitate to share the event with your friends and family!

https://www.facebook.com/events/710856699024863/​ 

 

Contact person: 
Camille Bergeron
Contact email: 
Telephone number: 
514 496-1637