CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

August 25, 2010 06:00 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Oda to Hold Media Call Back on Maternal, Newborn and Child Health in Mali and on Canada's Response to Flooding in Pakistan

BAMAKO, MALI--(Marketwire - Aug. 25, 2010) - The Honourable Beverley J. Oda, Minister of International Cooperation, is in Mali this week to meet government officials and development partners, and to visit Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (MNCH) projects funded by the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA).

Minister Oda will hold a media teleconference to discuss how CIDA can better work with Mali to enhance the development efforts based on the Muskoka G-8 Initiative. The Minister will also take questions on Canada's response to the flooding in Pakistan.

EVENT: Media teleconference
DATE: Wednesday, August 25, 2010
TIME: 10:00 AM (EST)
 
Call-in number: 613-960-7520
Call-in number (toll-free): 1-877-413-4803
Conference ID#: 4069919 

Contact Information

  • Office of the Minister of International Cooperation
    Jessica Fletcher
    Press Secretary
    819-953-6238
    or
    Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA)
    Media Relations Office
    819-953-6534
    media@acdi-cida.gc.ca