Federal/Provincial/Territorial Ministers of Labour

January 23, 2007 16:18 ET

Media Advisory/Government of Canada

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Jan. 23, 2007) - The Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn, Minister of Labour and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, and the Honourable Edward Doherty, Minister of Post-Secondary Education, Training and Labour and Minister Responsible for Aboriginal Affairs for the Province of New Brunswick, will host the Federal-Provincial-Territorial Meeting of Ministers Responsible for Labour in Fredericton, New Brunswick from January 25-26, 2007.

Discussion topics at the meeting include occupational health and safety with an emphasis on young workers, violence in the workplace, labour standards and Canada's international labour activities.



LOCATION: The Delta Fredericton Hotel
225 Woodstock Road
Fredericton, New Brunswick


Contact Information

  • Office of the Minister of Labour and
    Minister of the Economic Development Agency of
    Canada for the Regions of Quebec
    Pierre Florea
    Director of Communications
    819-953-5646
    or
    Human Resources and Social Development Canada
    Media Relations Office
    819-994-5559
    or
    Office of the Minister of Post-Secondary Education, Training
    and Labour for the Province of New Brunswick
    Shawn Hearn
    Director of Communications
    506-453-2568