Women and Water: A Talk Show for World Water Day 2011

Posted: March 7th, 2011
In recognition of this year’s World Water Day, Michelle Mungall, MLA for Nelson-Creston, is bringing together four of British Columbia’s influential women crusaders to talk about water. Based on a radio podcast series entitled Women and Water, created by Mungall, comes a new, live talk show event that brings together a group of dynamic women of different ages, experiences and backgrounds to discuss their views on water issues.

Women and Water: A Talk Show for World Water Day 2011
Hosted by MLA Michelle Mungall

Join in on the conversation about water sustainability

WHEN: Tuesday, March 22, 2011 (official ‘World Water Day’)

TIME: Doors at 5:30pm. Talk show begins at 6pm – 7pm. Audience Q & A to follow.

WHERE: Performance Works – 1218 Cartwright Street. Granville Island 604-687-3020 604-687-3020   
COST: FREE. Come one, come all!

Guest Speakers Include:

Azita Ardakani – Founder of Lovesocial.org
Lana Gay – Host, CBC Radio 3
Karen Sander – Director of Development, Obakki Foundation
Gwen Barlee – Western Canada Wilderness Committee

This diverse yet complimentary mix of passionate and knowledgeable women come from the corners of our local music, fashion, environmental and entertainment communities to spark conversation around water sustainability in our daily lives.

Island Issues discussed will range from water ownership, the bottled water crisis and top tips for conserving water. The women will also shine a light on global water issues and how they relate to our local situation.

“Coming from a water-rich region in BC, I’ve connected with women throughout the province on this important issue” says Mungall. “The women on this program are passionate and active when it comes to protecting this life-essential resource.”
We will have a live stream of the show will be posted on the Women and Water website and this event page for all those unable to attend the event.

www.womenandwaterforum.ca

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