Canadian International Development Agency - CIDA

Canadian International Development Agency - CIDA

August 06, 2012 16:58 ET

Media Advisory/REMINDER: Lois Brown Details the Government's Response to the Food Crisis in West Africa

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 6, 2012) - On behalf of the Honourable Julian Fantino, Minister of International Cooperation, Lois Brown, Parliamentary Secretary to Minister Fantino, will make an important announcement regarding the food crisis in the Sahel region of West Africa.

There will be a media availability following the announcement. Members of the Humanitarian Coalition will attend.

Date: August 7, 2012
Time: 10 a.m.
Place: Plan Canada National Headquarters
95 St. Clair Avenue West
Suite 1001
Toronto, Ontario

Media may also join the news conference over the phone:

Call in number: 613-960-7515
Call in number (toll-free): 1-877-413-4791
Passcode: 2566270

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