CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

October 25, 2005 14:19 ET

CORRECTION FROM SOURCE: CIDA/Media Advisory: Minister Carroll to Attend Opening of World Vision Canada's Ottawa Office

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 25, 2005) - The following corrects and replaces the release sent on October 25 at 9:52 AM.

The Honourable Aileen Carroll, Minister of International Cooperation, will deliver remarks at the opening of World Vision Canada's Ottawa office on Wednesday, October 26. The Minister will discuss strategies for improving the quality of the aid we deliver, for promoting a stronger role for civil society both in Canada and developing countries.

World Vision is a Christian humanitarian advocacy, relief, and development organization active in more than 90 countries around the world, providing help to more than 85 million people each year.

Media representatives are invited to attend.



DATE: Wednesday, October 26, 2005

TIME: 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

LOCATION: Ottawa Congress Centre
Colonel By Salon
1 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario


Contact Information

  • Office of the Minister of International Cooperation
    Andrew Graham
    Director of communications
    (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)