Human Resources and Social Development Canada

Human Resources and Social Development Canada
Office of the Minister of Labour

Office of the Minister of Labour
Government of Canada

Government of Canada

November 27, 2006 15:56 ET

Media Advisory: Human Resources and Social Development Canada

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 27, 2006) - The Honourable Jean-Pierre Blackburn, Minister of Labour and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, will speak about migrant workers rights and labour market programs in the Americas. Minister Blackburn will welcome representatives of labour ministries from the Organization of American States, international organizations, business and labour organizations, and Canadian provincial and territorial governments.

Please note that all details are subject to change. All times are local.

Minister Blackburn's speech will be open to media. The Minister will be available for media interviews following his speech.



DATE: Tuesday, November 28, 2006

TIME: 9:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

PLACE: Chateau Laurier
(Laurier Room, Ground floor)
1 Rideau Street
Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1N 8S7


Contact Information

  • Human Resources and Social Development Canada
    Media Relations Office
    819-994-5559
    or
    Office of Minister Blackburn
    Pierre Florea
    Director, Parliamentary Affairs and Communications
    819-997-7826