CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

October 14, 2009 11:09 ET

Media Advisory: Royal Galipeau to Tour Exhibit Featuring Canada's Assistance to Afghanistan at Place d'Orleans

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 14, 2009) - At 11:00 a.m. on Friday, October 16th, Member of Parliament for Ottawa--Orleans, Royal Galipeau, will tour an exhibit that highlights Canada's civilian and military assistance to Afghanistan, on display at Place d'Orleans through to October 22nd. A short media availability will follow.

Mr. Galipeau will tour the exhibit with a civilian official from the Government of Canada who has recently returned from working in Afghanistan.



DATE: Friday, October 16, 2009

TIME: 11:00 a.m.

LOCATION: Place d'Orleans
110 Place d'Orleans
Ottawa, Ontario


The Afghanistan360 exhibit will be on public display in various locations across Canada between now and 2011. For the schedule of upcoming confirmed exhibit locations, click on the Afghanistan360 icon at www.Afghanistan.gc.ca.

Contact Information

  • Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA)
    Media Relations Office
    819-953-6534
    media@acdi-cida.gc.ca