CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

March 05, 2009 09:44 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Oda Marks International Women's Week by Announcing Funding in Support of Women and Girls in Afghanistan

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 5, 2009) - On March 5, 2009, the Honourable Beverley J. Oda, Minister of International Cooperation, will make an announcement on the occasion of International Women's Week, regarding Afghan women and girls.

International Women's Week concludes with International Women's Day on March 8, 2009.



DATE: Thursday, March 5, 2009

TIME: 12:00 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.

LOCATION: CIDA Lobby
200 Promenade du Portage, Gatineau

Contact Information

  • Office of the Minister of International Cooperation
    Michelle Coates
    Press Secretary
    819-953-6238
    or
    Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA)
    Media Relations Office
    819-953-6534
    media@acdi-cida.gc.ca
    www.cida.gc.ca (electronic version of document)