Environment Canada

Environment Canada

December 02, 2008 08:42 ET

Media Advisory/REMINDER: Canada's Progress at the United Nations Conference on Climate Change

POZNAN, POLAND--(Marketwire - Dec. 2, 2008) - The Government of Canada is providing daily technical briefings to media on Canada's progress in negotiations at the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Poznan, Poland. Mr. Michael Martin, Canada's Ambassador for Climate Change and Chief Negotiator, will provide the briefings and be available to answer questions.

Media attending the conference may participate in person. They must be accredited and registered with the UNFCCC in order to gain access.



Event: Daily Media technical briefings

Date: December 1 - 10, 2008 (excluding December 7 and 9)

Time: 17:30 Central European Time / 11:30 Eastern Standard time

Location: Pavilion 12, Poznan International Fair,
Glogowska street 14,
60-734 Poznan, Poland


Canadian and international media not attending the conference may participate by telephone. In order to join the calls, media must pre-register with Environment Canada media relations by calling 819-934-8008. Media need only pre-register once.

Contact Information

  • Office of the Minister of the Environment
    Frederic Baril
    Press Secretary
    819-997-1441
    or
    Environment Canada
    Media Relations
    819-934-8008
    1-888-908-8008
    or
    In Poland
    Environment Canada
    Elizabeth Allen
    48 512 55 42 56