CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

January 24, 2007 11:16 ET

Media Advisory/CIDA: Minister Verner to Attend an Important International Conference on Support for Lebanon

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Jan. 24, 2007) - The Honourable Josee Verner, Minister of International Cooperation and Minister for La Francophonie and Official Languages, will attend the Conference international sur le soutien au Liban (International Conference on Support to Lebanon) on Thursday, January 25, 2007 in Paris, France.

The opening session will be open to the media.



DATE: Thursday, January 25, 2007

TIME(i): 10:00 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. Opening Session (Open to media)
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Lunch for Heads of Delegations -
Hosted by President Chirac -
(Closed to media)
2:45 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. Working session and Closing
(Closed to media)
4:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. News Conference

(i) All times are local

LOCATION: Centre de Conferences Internationales Kleber
23, rue de la Perouse
16e arrondisement
Paris, France


Please note that media accreditation is required.

Contact Information

  • Office of the Minister of International Cooperation
    Nicole Lascelle
    Director of Communications
    819-953-6238
    or
    Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA)
    Media Relations Office
    819-953-6534
    info@acdi-cida.gc.ca
    http://www.cida.gc.ca (electronic version of document)