CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

December 02, 2006 06:30 ET

Media Advisory/REMINDER/CIDA: Minister Josee Verner and Afghan Minister Ehsan Zia to Meet Military Families at CFB Valcartier

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Dec. 2, 2006) - The Honourable Josee Verner, Minister of International Cooperation and Minister for La Francophonie and Official Languages, accompanied by His Excellency Ehsan Zia, Afghan Minister for Rural Rehabilitation and Development will visit CFB Valcartier on Saturday, December 2, 2006. They will meet with military personnel who have been to Afghanistan and their families. Minister Verner will take this opportunity to announce additional funding for Afghanistan.



Media representatives are invited to attend.

DATE: Saturday, December 2, 2006

TIME: 9:30 a.m.

LOCATION: Military Family Resource Centre
(extension of Henri IV Boulevard B turn left at
Tim Horton intersection)
CFB Valcartier
Valcartier, 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
    http://www.cida.gc.ca (electronic version of document)