CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

November 30, 2007 13:36 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Oda to Make Important Announcement for Landmine Action in Afghanistan

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Nov. 30, 2007) - On December 3, 2007, as we commemorate the 10th anniversary of the Ottawa Treaty on landmines, the Honourable Beverley J. Oda, Minister of International Cooperation, will make an announcement regarding Canada's support for landmine action in Afghanistan.

Minister Oda will make the announcement, accompanied by John Flanagan, in his capacity as Acting Director of the United Nations Mine Action Service, at the Canadian War Museum.



DATE: Monday, December 3 2007

TIME: 11:00 a.m.

LOCATION: Canadian War Museum

Contact Information

  • Office of the Minister of International Cooperation
    Jean-Luc Benoit
    Director of communications
    819-953-6238
    or
    Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA)
    Media Relations Office
    819-953-6534
    info@acdi-cida.gc.ca
    http://www.cida.gc.ca (electronic version of document)