Roger Award: 2011 Winner/s To Be Announced April 20

Press Release – CAFCA

The eight finalists are: Adidas, Newmont Waihi Gold, Oceania, New Zealand Aluminium Smelters Ltd/Rio Tinto Alcan NZ Ltd, Sajo Oyang Corporation, Sky City , Telecom and Westpac . There is one finalist for the Accomplice Award – the Government (in its …Roger Award: 2011 Winner/s To Be Announced In Christchurch, April 20th WHO WILL WIN THE

2011 ROGER AWARD For The Worst Transnational Corporation Operating In Aotearoa/New Zealand ?

All will be revealed on

FRIDAY APRIL 20, 7.30 p.m.

KNOX PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH HALL 28 Bealey Avenue , Christchurch

The eight finalists are: Adidas, Newmont Waihi Gold, Oceania, New Zealand Aluminium Smelters Ltd/Rio Tinto Alcan NZ Ltd, Sajo Oyang Corporation, Sky City , Telecom and Westpac. There is one finalist for the Accomplice Award – the Government (in its own right and accompanying both Sajo Oyang and Telecom).

Click here for the downloadable flyer for the event http://canterbury.cyberplace.co.nz/community/CAFCA/publications/Roger/2011EventPoster.pdf Please help us publicise it

And click here for full details of the finalists (and previous winners) http://roger2011whowillwin.blogspot.co.nz/ The 20011 winner/s will be announced by the Chief Judge, Joce Jesson.

Entertainment:

Fiona Farrell , poet

Silencio Ensemble; and Simon Ritchie , musicians

Let’s give these transnational pirates a jolly rogering!

The annual Roger Award, held since 1997, is organised by the Campaign Against Foreign Control of Aotearoa (CAFCA) and GATT Watchdog. Full details about it can be found at www.cafca.org.nz, follow the Roger Award links ENDS

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