CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

April 16, 2007 12:31 ET

Media Advisory/CIDA: Minister Verner to Announce Additional Support for Combating Malaria

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - April 16, 2007) - The Honourable Josee Verner, Minister of International Cooperation and Minister for La Francophonie and Official Languages, will attend a joint news conference with the Canadian Red Cross on Canada's continued commitment to international health programs to combat malaria.

Participating in the news conference with Minister Verner will be Dr. Pierre Duplessis, Secretary-General of the Canadian Red Cross..



DATE: Tuesday, April 17, 2007
TIME: 9:00 a.m.
LOCATION: Charles H. Hulse Public School
2605 Alta Vista Drive
Ottawa, Ontario

Contact Information

  • Office of the Minister of International Cooperation
    Nicole Lascelle
    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)