CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

CANADIAN INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - CIDA

April 14, 2009 06:00 ET

Media Advisory/REMINDER: Minister Oda to Participate in the Haiti Donors' Conference in Washington, D.C.

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 14, 2009) - The Honourable Beverley J. Oda, Minister of International Cooperation, will participate in the Haiti Donors' Conference "Toward a New Cooperation Paradigm for Growth & Opportunity" in Washington, D.C., on April 14th, 2009. The Conference, hosted by the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), will bring together leaders from over 30 donor countries and multilateral organizations to discuss Haiti's priorities and measures to increase aid effectiveness and donor coordination.

Minister Oda will be available to take questions from journalists during a moderated conference call (call-back) with Canadian media that will take place on Tuesday, April 14th at 13:00 p.m.

For conference call information, please contact CIDA media relations at (819) 953-6534.

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