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National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women - December 6-FR and SJ

Author: myUNB News

Posted on Dec 3, 2018

Category: News and Notices

Two memorial events will be held in Fredericton and Saint John to mark the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women and to remember the 14 women whose lives were lost during the Montreal Massacre on December 6, 1989. 

Speakers at both events will memorialize the victims, talk about current issues relating to gender-based violence, and discuss what can be done to address these issues. 

The Fredericton ceremony will be held Thursday, Dec. 6, from 12 - 2 p.m., in Head Hall, HC13. 

The Saint John ceremony will be held Thursday, Dec. 6 at 6 p.m. in the Mary Oland Theatre at the New Brunswick Museum in uptown Saint John.

For more information, please contact Raiyan Mostofa at raiyan.mostofa@unb.ca (FR) or Chris Dornan at doran@unb.ca (SJ). 

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