Ministers Flaherty, MacKay, Oda and Minister of State Kent to Hold Media Availability

(No. A/22 – January 26, 2010) The Honourable Jim Flaherty, Minister of Finance, the Honourable Peter MacKay, Minister of National Defence, the Honourable Beverly J. Oda, Minister of International Cooperation and the Honourable Peter Kent, Minister of State of Foreign Affairs (Americas) will provide an update on the situation in Haiti on Wednesday, January 27, 2010.

Following the update, they will be available to take questions from media representatives present.

Event: Media availability
Wednesday, January 27, 2010
8:30 a.m. ET
National Press Theatre, 150 Wellington Street, Ottawa, Ontario

Canadian media representatives wishing to participate by phone are asked to use the following call-in number: 613-960-7520 or 877-413-4803.

For more information, please contact:

Eleanor Johnston
Senior Special Assistant (Communications)
Office of the Minister of State of Foreign Affairs (Americas)

Foreign Affairs Media Relations Office
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada