CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

November 30, 2006 13:38 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Josee Verner to Mark World AIDS Day in Montreal

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 30, 2006) - In recognition of World AIDS Day, the Honourable Josee Verner, Minister of International Cooperation and Minister for La Francophonie and Official Languages, will host a press conference to announce new HIV/AIDS initiatives, which support Canada's new government's commitment to playing a leading role in the global response to HIV/AIDS.

Media representatives are invited to attend.



DATE: Friday, December 1, 2006
TIME: 9 a.m.
LOCATION: Centre canadien d'etudes et de cooperation internationale
3000 Omer-Lavallee Street
Montreal, Quebec


Contact Information

  • Office of the Minister of International Cooperation
    Paul Enwerekowe
    819-953-6238
    or
    Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA)
    Media Relations Office
    819-953-6534
    info@acdi-cida.gc.ca
    www.cida.gc.ca (electronic version of document)