Governor General of Canada

Governor General of Canada

December 13, 2007 12:11 ET

Media Advisory: Governor General Welcomes Former Prime Minister of the French Republic Jean-Pierre Raffarin at Rideau Hall

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Dec. 13, 2007) - Their Excellencies the Right Honourable Michaelle Jean, Governor General of Canada, and Jean-Daniel Lafond will officially welcome to Rideau Hall former Prime Minister of the French Republic and President of the French Organizing Committee for the Celebrations of the 400th anniversary of the founding of Quebec City, Mr. Jean-Pierre Raffarin, this Friday, December 14, at 11 a.m.

Their Excellencies and Mr. Raffarin will hold a working session to discuss the projects planned in France to mark the 400th anniversary of Quebec City. There will also be an update on events and activities to be held at the residence of the governor general at the Citadelle of Quebec in honour of this important milestone.

Members of the media wishing to cover this official photo should arrive at 10:30 a.m.

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