Environment Canada

Environment Canada

June 23, 2009 18:18 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Prentice Attends Major Economies Forum and Commission for Environmental Cooperation Council Meeting

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 23, 2009) - The Honourable Jim Prentice, Minister of the Environment, will provide media availability on Canada's participation at the Major Economies Forum (MEF) on Energy and Climate, held on June 22 and 23, and the Commission for Environmental Cooperation annual council meeting, held on June 24.

The Minister will share highlights from these meetings which were aimed at strengthening continental and international cooperation on environmental priorities.

Event: Media availability via teleconference

Date: Wednesday, June 24, 2009

Time: 1:15pm Mountain Daylight Time (3:15pm Eastern Standard Time)

In order to join the call, media must pre-register with Environment Canada media relations by calling 819-934-8008 before 2:00pm on June 24. Media need only pre-register once. Media must be accredited by the Canadian Parliamentary Press Gallery.

Contact Information

  • Office of the Minister of the Environment
    Frederic Baril
    Press Secretary
    819-997-1441
    Cell: 613-286-6064
    or
    Environment Canada
    Media Relations
    819-934-8008
    1-888-908-8008
    www.ec.gc.ca