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WTO 20th Anniversary Event Ft. Joseph Stiglitz & Lori Wallach

December 7 @ 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Short URL: https://seattledsa.org/?p=13111

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Date:
December 7
Time:
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Venue

Town Hall Seattle
1119 8th Ave
Seattle, WA 98101 United States
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Join the Washington Fair Trade Coalition and Community Allies to mark the 20th Anniversary of the WTO protests!

About this Event

The WTO+20 Event Schedule:

10:00am-12:00 pm Rally at OCCIDENTAL PARK

3:30pm-6:00pm Trade Justice Workshops @ TOWN HALL

Session 1

Environment with Selden Prentice of 350 Seattle

Labor Issues in Trade Policy with Motthida Chin and Barbara Byrd

Public Health with Leigh Haynes and Julia Robinson of Peoples’ Health Movement and Health Alliance International

Immigration

Session 2

Indigenous Sovereignty and Extractive Industries with John Sirois of the Colville Tribes

Labor Activism That Crosses the Border: Past and Future with Oregon Fair Trade Campaign

Food Sovereignty with Karen Hansen-Kuhn of the Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy

WTO Tech, Data, E-Commerce Expansion with Deborah James of Our World is Not For Sale

Trade and Militarism with Carly Brook of Washington Physicians for Social Responsibility

7:30pm Keynote with Joseph Stiglitz and Brief Action Orientation with Lori Wallach @ TOWN HALL

General admission for the keynote is $20. A limited number of free student tickets are available first-come-first-serve. Scholarships are available–contact Hillary at [email protected] for more information.

Event presented by Washington Fair Trade Coalition and community partners and allies

Reminder: WFTC Education Fund is a registered nonprofit with 501(c)3 status granted by the IRS. All charitable contributions to WFTC Education Fund are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.