Canadian Heritage

Canadian Heritage

March 20, 2006 16:17 ET

Canadian Heritage/Media Advisory

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - March 20, 2006) - Minister of Canadian Heritage and Status of Women Beverly J. Oda will participate in the awards presentation ceremony for the 10th annual Racism. Stop it! National Video Competition, in Gatineau, tomorrow. Ten teams of young people from across Canada will receive awards.

The competition is part of celebrations for March 21, which was declared the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination by the United Nations in 1966.

Please note that this advisory is subject to change without notice.



The details are as follows:

Date: Tuesday, March 21

Time: 10:30 a.m.

Place: Canadian Museum of Civilization Theatre
100 Laurier Street
Gatineau, Quebec


Contact Information

  • Canadian Heritage
    Donald Boulanger
    Media Relations
    (819) 997-9314