CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

October 04, 2011 12:41 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Oda to Provide Update on Canada's Commitments to Global Food Security

MONTRÉAL, QUÉBEC--(Marketwire - Oct. 4, 2011) - The Honourable Beverley J. Oda, Minister of International Cooperation, will speak at the McGill Conference on Global Food Security and discuss Canada's commitment to the L'Aquila Food Security Initiative.

Minister Oda will also announce preliminary details on the contributions by Canadians for the East Africa Drought Relief Fund.

Minister Oda will hold a brief media availability at 9am following her remarks.

Date: Wednesday, October 5, 2011
Time: 8:30am EST
Location: Salle Prince Arthur
New Residence Hall
McGill University
3625 Avenue du Parc
Montréal, Québec

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