MINUTES OF THE
OTTAWA REGIONAL WOMEN’S COMMITTEE
APRIL 28, 2011
June Dale, Chairperson
Claudette Guibord, UCTE
Zelma Buckley, UNDE
Vicki-Lynn Smith, UTE
Debbie McCarthy, UTE
Carrie Bolton, NRU
Patricia Johnson, PSAC
Linda Koenders, UTE
Sara Cousins, UTE
1. Adoption of the previous minutes
m/s/c C. Bolton/V. Lynn Smith
- Adoption of Agenda
m/s/c C. Guibord/Z. Buckley
June reported that ORWC Resolution #1 was ruled out of order. There was a further discussion about the Committee’s strategy to have their resolutions supported at the Convention.
- Federal Elections Policy Panel April 27, 2011
June described the event which took place at the Main Branch of the Ottawa Public Library. There were approximately 35 in attendance. The turn-out was less than was anticipated. However, it was a successful event, just the same.
Maria Fitzpatrick moderated the debate and the guests were excellent. The panel consisted of the following representatives:
Liz Rowley, Communist Party of Canada
Anita Vandenbeld, Liberal Party of Canada
Marlene Riviere, New Democratic Party
Jen Hunter, Green Party of Canada
NCRREVP All-Candidates’ Meeting
June and Louise Patrice will plan this activity over the next few weeks.
- WISE Women’s Network donation
This will be dealt with at the next ORWC meeting.
- Next Meeting:
May 26, 2011