CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

March 08, 2005 11:15 ET

CIDA/Media Advisroy: Minister Carroll to Speak at Global Economic Governance Programme Meeting on Aid Effectiveness And Donor Harmonization


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FOR: CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

MARCH 8, 2005 - 11:15 ET

CIDA/Media Advisroy: Minister Carroll to Speak at
Global Economic Governance Programme Meeting on Aid
Effectiveness And Donor Harmonization

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - March 8, 2005) - The Honourable Aileen
Carroll, Minister of International Cooperation, will address
participants, including officials from Kenya, Afghanistan, and Uganda,
at a meeting of the Global Economic Governance Programme on Wednesday,
March 9, 2005. Minister Carroll will speak about aid, good governance
and donor harmonization.

The meeting is being convened by Ngaire Woods, Director, Global Economic
Governance Programme; Fellow in Politics and International Relations,
Oxford University, and Jennifer Welsh, International Relations
Professor, Oxford University.

The Global Economic Governance Programme was established at Oxford
University in 2003 to foster researchand debate into how global markets
and institutions can better serve the needs of people in developing
countries. Programme details are available at
www.globaleconomicgovernance.org.



DATE: Wednesday, March 9, 2005
TIME: 12:45 p.m. (approx.)
LOCATION: International Development Research Centre
250 Albert Street
Ottawa, Ontario


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Contact Information

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    Director of Communications
    (819) 953-6238
    or
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    (819) 953-6534
    Email: info@acdi-cida.gc.ca
    Internet: www.cida.gc.ca (electronic version of document)