Governor General of Canada

Governor General of Canada

July 07, 2007 23:29 ET

Media Advisory: Footage of the Governor General's State Visit to Brazil Available to Media

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - July 7, 2007) - Footage of the Governor General's Official Arrival in Salvador, Brazil is now available to the media. Footage of the Governor General's visit of GAPA-Bahia or Support Group for the Prevention of AIDS in Bahia, her visit of the Olodum School, as well as the impressions of some of the delegates is also available.

To obtain the footage, media are invited to click on the following link:

Their Excellencies the Right Honourable Michaelle Jean, Governor General of Canada, and Monsieur Jean-Daniel Lafond are conducting a State visit to Brazil from July 6 to July 15, 2007. At the request of the Prime Minister, the Governor General is representing Canada and leading a delegation of Canadians representing youth, culture and international development to Salvador, Brasilia and Sao Paulo. The visit will conclude in Rio de Janeiro where Their Excellencies will attend the official opening of the XV Pan American Games and support Canadian athletes during the competitions.

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