Human Resources and Social Development Canada

Human Resources and Social Development Canada

July 07, 2008 15:37 ET

Media Advisory: Human Resources and Social Development Canada

WHITEHORSE, YUKON--(Marketwire - July 7, 2008) - The Honourable Rona Ambrose, President of the Queen's Privy Council for Canada, Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs and Minister of Western Economic Diversification, will make an important announcement along with the Honourable Dennis Fentie, Premier of Yukon, and Mr. Bill Dunn, Chair of the Yukon Mine Training Association (YMTA), about skills and employment training for Aboriginal people in the Yukon, in Whitehorse.

She will make the announcement on behalf of the Honourable Monte Solberg, Minister of Human Resources and Social Development.

Minister Ambrose will be available to answer questions from the media after the announcement.

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



DATE: Tuesday, July 8, 2008

TIME: 11:30 a.m.

PLACE: MacBride Museum of Yukon History
Lower Gallery
1124 First Avenue
Whitehorse, Yukon

Contact Information

  • Human Resources and Social Development Canada
    Media Relations Office
    819-994-5559
    or
    Office of Minister Solberg
    Lesley Harmer
    Director of Communications
    819-994-2482