Citizenship and Immigration Canada

Citizenship and Immigration Canada

March 18, 2008 18:56 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada to Announce Resettlement Commitment for Iraqi Refugees

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - March 18, 2008) - The Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Citizenship and Immigration, will make an announcement regarding Canada's support for refugees from Iraq.

Minister Finley will be available to the media for questions following the announcement.



DATE: March 19, 2008

TIME: 10:45 a.m.

PLACE: Immigration Services Society - Welcome House
530 Drake Street
Vancouver

Contact Information

  • Media only:
    Citizenship and Immigration Canada
    Minister's Office
    Tim Vail, Press Secretary
    613-954-1064
    or
    Citizenship and Immigration Canada
    BC/Yukon Region
    Ben Letts, Communications Unit
    604-666-1487