Manitoba NDP President David Woodbury recently announced that Dr. David Suzuki will be a guest speaker at the parties’ leadership convention dinner on September 15th.
Woodbury stated in a press release that Dr. Suzuki is a champion of progressive values as leader in the fight against climate change and an advocate for social and environmental issues in partnership with indigenous communities.
In 2016, under the previous NDP Government Manitoba became the first province in Canada to sign the Blue Dot Declaration. An initiative led by Dr. Suzuki that commits the government to ensuring a healthy environment for all Manitobans’.
Woodbury says they look forward to welcoming Dr. Suzuki to Manitoba as they gather in Winnipeg and prepare to elect their next leader.