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All Candidates Forum on Immigration, Refugees and Migrant Workers

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Okanagan Regional Library (Kelowna Branch)

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1380 Ellis Street

Kelowna, British Columbia V1Y 2A2

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Please keep checking back in case some folks cancel their tickets. There may be a few seats available at the door on September 21 if some folks who have registered don't show.

Amnesty International: Kelowna has invited the 11 federal candidates in the ridings of Kelowna—Lake Country and Central Okanagan—Similkameen-Nicola to an All Candidates Immigration Forum, to present their party’s policies regarding: Canadian Immigration, Refugees and Migrant workers.

To date, federal candidates who have confirmed their attendance are:

  • Allan Duncan (People's Party of Canada, Central Okanagan—Similkameen—Nicola)

  • Dan Albas (Conservative Party of Canada, Central Okanagan—Similkameen—Nicola)

  • Joan Phillip (New Democratic Party, Central Okanagan—Similkameen—Nicola)

  • John Barr (People's Party of Canada, Kelowna—Lake Country). Will be represented by Peter Neville, the President for Kelowna-Lake Country

  • Justin Kulik (New Democratic Party of Canada, Kelowna—Lake Country)

  • Mary-Ann Murphy (Liberal Party of Canada, Central Okanagan—Similkameen—Nicola)

  • Robert Mellalieu (Green Party of Canada Central Okanagan—Similkameen—Nicola)

  • Stephen Fuhr (Liberal Party of Canada, Kelowna - Lake Country)

  • Tracy Gray (Conservative Party of Canada, Kelowna - Lake Country)

  • Travis Ashley (Green Party of Canada, Kelowna—Lake Country)

The Forum Moderator will be Phil Johnson (host, AM 1150).

Agenda (All times approximate)

- 2:00 pm to 2:05 pm: Welcome and Opening Remarks

- 2:10 pm to 3:00 pm: Each candidate has five minutes to present their party's policies on Immigration, Refugees, and Migrant Workers

- 3:00 pm to 3:55 pm: Questions for candidates from the Audience. (Questions will be limited to the three topics for today's forum).

- 3:55 pm to 4:00 pm: Closing Remarks

No charge to attend.

Co-hosted by Amnesty International (Kelowna), Kairos (BC-Yukon) and Citizens for Public Justice.







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