CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

August 23, 2007 10:18 ET

Media Advisory: Ministers Oda and MacKay to oversee loading of C-17 with aid to Jamaica

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 23, 2007) - The Honourable Beverley J. Oda, Minister of International Cooperation and The Honourable Peter Gordon MacKay, Minister of National Defence and Minister of the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, will join Canadian Forces personnel Thursday in Trenton for a photo opportunity as they prepare emergency supplies for deployment to Jamaica on one of Canada's new C-17 aircrafts.



DATE: Thursday, August 23, 2007

TIME: 12:30 p.m. (approx.)

LOCATION: Passenger Terminal
8 Wing / Canadian Forces Base Trenton, Ontario

Contact Information

  • Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA)
    Media Relations Office
    819-953-6534
    info@acdi-cida.gc.ca
    www.cida.gc.ca (electronic version of document)
    or
    Department of National Defence
    Media Liaison Office
    613-996-2353 or 2354