CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

August 24, 2005 10:10 ET

CIDA/Media Advisory: Minister Carroll to visit HELP International

WEYBURN, SASKATCHEWAN--(CCNMatthews - Aug. 24, 2005) - The Honourable Aileen Carroll, Minister of International Cooperation, will visit Weyburn-based NGO HELP International (Phone: 306-842-2433) on Thursday, August 25, 2005. The Minister will meet with representatives of the NGO and will later tour the environmental remediation sites and the simulated African Village.

Media representatives are invited to the event and to accompany Minister Carroll on the tours.



DATE: Thursday, August 25, 2005
TIME: Lunch meeting - 1:00 p.m. to 1:45 p.m.
Tour of environmental remediation sites - 1:45 p.m. to
2:15 p.m.
Tour of the simulated African village - 2:15 p.m. to
2:45 p.m.

LOCATION: Perfect Inn
238 Sims Avenue
Weyburn, Saskatchewan


Contact Information

  • Office of the Minister of International Cooperation
    France Bureau
    Press Secretary
    (819) 953-6238
    or
    Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA)
    Media Relations Office
    (819) 953-6534
    info@acdi-cida.gc.ca
    http://www.cida.gc.ca (electronic version of document)