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Don't miss the Leadership Candidate Debate Sunday, March 25, 2 PM

Dear New Democrat,

The Leadership Candidate Debate will take place Sunday, March 25, 2:00-3:30 p.m. at the main lecture theatre of the Bruneau Centre, Memorial University St. John’s campus. The debate is hosted by the NL NDP and NDP MUN. Former Radio Canada/CBC Reporter, Françoise Enguehard will moderate the debate. The debate will be open to the public to attend and free of charge.

Submit a Topic or Question

The Party is inviting members to submit topics or questions they would like to see the moderator ask. Visit to submit your input by midnight on Wednesday March 20. The Party and the debate moderator will review suggestions as they select and develop the final questions. Alison Coffin and Gerry Rogers are seeking the leadership of the Party. Alison Coffin is an economist dedicated to advancing responsible public policy and excellence in governance. Gerry Rogers was first elected in 2011 and again in 2015 and has served over six years as NDP MHA for St. John’s Centre. To learn more about the candidates or ask them a question directly, visit

Register by March 19 and Save

As you know, registration for the Leadership Convention is now open. Register for Convention on or before March 19 to pay the early bird rate of $100. Online registration for Convention closes on Thursday, April 5 at 5:00 p.m. Visit or click below.

Register Now

Students and unwaged individuals are eligible for a subsidized registration rate of $50. Further registration subsidies will be made available by application at the following website: For more information email or visit

Become a Member

Convention delegates must be party members in good standing. Sign up to become a member of the provincial NDP.

Leadership Candidates Alison Coffin and Gerry Rogers are the leadership candidates. Visit for biographies and to learn more.

Submit Resolutions

Submit resolutions to the Resolutions Committee by March 27, 2018 by emailing

Hope to see you at Convention! In solidarity, NL NDP Convention Planning Committee


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