Governor General of Canada

Governor General of Canada

April 01, 2010 14:32 ET

Governor General to Speak at the International Symposium "Haiti Today, Haiti Tomorrow: Contrasting Perspectives"

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 1, 2010) - Her Excellency, the Right Honourable Michaëlle Jean, Governor General of Canada, will deliver remarks during the opening session of the International Symposium "Haiti Today, Haiti Tomorrow: Contrasting Perspectives", on Tuesday April 6, 2010, at 9 a.m., at the Desmarais Building of the University of Ottawa.

Organized by the School of International Development and Global Studies (SIDGS) of the University of Ottawa, the event aims to initiate a dialogue between guest lecturers from various disciplines—including governments, co-operation agencies, non-governmental organizations, universities and the Haitian community.

The Governor General will take part in the opening session that will be presided over by Mr. Allan Rock, President of the University of Ottawa.

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