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[OPIRG-EVENTS] In Their Own Words - Palestinian Youth visit to Ottawa July 16, Picnic

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Ottawa youth are especially encouraged to participate.

"In Their Own Words"
Young People of Palestine Share Their Stories

The Palestinian Friendship and Leadership Exchange
Program in coordination with the Canadian Auto Workers
Social Justice Fund has brought eight Palestinian
youths (ages 14-16) for visits to Toronto, Montréal
and Ottawa. Six of the children are from the West Bank
(Jenin, Ramallah & Hebron) and two are from the Bourj
el Barajneh Camp in -Lebanon. They will speak about
their homeland, their daily struggles and their hopes
and dreams.

Ottawa Event

CEPAL invites you to join the youth for a picnic. Come
and hear their stories, exchange ideas.

When: Wednesday, July 16 at 6:30 p.m.
Where: Mooney's Bay Park (on Riverside Drive, in the
picnic area)

Contact: (613) 236-7825 or info@cepal.ca
(Light refreshments will be served)

Montreal Event

When: Thursday, July 17 at 6:30 p.m.
Where: The Canadian-Palestinian Foundation Community
Centre - Main Hall
5135 Notre Dame West/corner St -Rémi, Montréal
(St-Henri Metro)
Contact: (514) 591-3171
(Light refreshments will be served)

Organized By

The Canadian-Palestinian Foundation (CPF)

Solidarity for Palestinian Human Rights (SPHR)

Canadian-Palestinian Educational Exchange (CEPAL)

Bring Your Family!

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