CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

August 06, 2009 14:29 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Oda to Visit Sri Lanka

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 6, 2009) - The Honourable Beverley J. Oda, Minister of International Cooperation, is travelling to Sri Lanka from August 3 to 7, 2009, to meet with Canada's development partners, to review ongoing aid initiatives and to hold discussions with senior Sri Lankan officials.

Minister Oda will hold a conference call with Canadian media representatives on Friday, August 7, 2009. Media representatives should call CIDA's Media Relations Office to obtain the dial-in number.

Date: August 7, 2009

Time: 10:30 a.m.

Contact Information

  • Office of the Minister of International Cooperation
    Jean-Luc Benoit
    Director of Communications
    819-953-6238
    or
    Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA)
    Media Relations Office
    819-953-6534
    media@acdi-cida.gc.ca