CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

October 03, 2007 16:03 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Oda to Announce Canada's Support of Afghanistan's Education Sector

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Oct. 4, 2007) - On October 4, 2007, the Honourable Beverley J. Oda, Minister of International Cooperation, will make an announcement that will support improvement of education in Afghanistan.
Minister Oda will be making this announcement with His Excellency Haneef Atmar, Afghanistan's Education Minister at an event hosted by the Montreal Council on Foreign Relations.



DATE: Thursday, October 4, 2007

TIME: 7:30 - 9:00 a.m. (event)
Speeches begin at 8:00 a.m.

LOCATION: Queen Elizabeth Hotel, Salon Duluth
900 Rene Levesque Blvd. W, Montreal

Contact Information

  • Office of the Minister for International Cooperation
    Veronique Bruneau
    Press Secretary
    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)