Human Resources and Social Development Canada

Human Resources and Social Development Canada

January 08, 2008 09:00 ET

REMINDER/Media Advisory: Human Resources and Social Development Canada

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Jan. 8, 2008) - The Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn, Minister of Labour and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, will visit Vancouver on Tuesday, January 8, 2008, to announce the Government of Canada's plan to modernize reservist reinstatement policies. The Minister will also discuss Canada's policy on labour cooperation agreements with our trading partners.

Please note that all details are subject to change.



TIME: 8:30 a.m.

PLACE: 39 Canadian Brigade Group
4050 4th avenue West
Vancouver, British Colombia

Minister Blackburn will be available to answer questions from the media.

Meeting with the Sauder School of Business of the University of British
Colombia

TIME: 12:45 p.m.

PLACE: Liu Institute for Global Issues
6476 NW Marine Drive
Vancouver, British Colombia

Minister Blackburn will be available to answer questions from the media.

Contact Information

  • Human Resources and Social Development Canada
    Media Relations Office
    819-994-5559
    or
    Office of Minister Blackburn
    Michael Winterburn
    Director, Parliamentary Affairs and Communications
    819-953-5646