Ministers Cannon and Verner to Meet with Secretaries-General of Commonwealth and La Francophonie

(No. A/98 - June 8, 2010) The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Foreign Affairs, and the Honourable Josée Verner, Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs, President of the Queen’s Privy Council for Canada and Minister for La Francophonie, will meet with Kamalesh Sharma, Secretary-General of the Commonwealth, and Abdou Diouf, Secretary-General of La Francophonie, in Ottawa on June 9, 2010.

Event: Photo opportunity
Wednesday, June 9, 2010
1 p.m. ET
Lester B. Pearson Building, 125 Sussex Drive, Ottawa, Ontario

Media interested in attending must register at the reception desk in the Lester B. Pearson Building by 12:45 p.m. Photo identification will be required.

For more information, please contact:

Catherine Loubier
Director of Communications
Office of the Minister of Foreign Affairs

Foreign Affairs Media Relations Office
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada