Reminder - Ministers Cannon, Kenney and Oda to Hold Media Availability Marking Six Months Since Haiti Earthquake

(No. A/116 - July 10, 2010) The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Foreign Affairs, the Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism and the Honourable Beverley J. Oda, Minister of International Cooperation, will hold a media availability marking the passage of six months since a massive earthquake struck Haiti on January 12, 2010.

Following brief statements, ministers Cannon, Kenney and Oda will be available to take questions from journalists.

Event: Media availability
Date: Monday, July 12, 2010
Time: 11 a.m. ET
Location: Cadieux Auditorium, Lester B. Pearson Building, 125 Sussex Drive, Ottawa, Ontario

Canadian media representatives wishing to participate by phone are asked to use the following call-in numbers: 1-877-413-4814 (North America toll-free) or 613-960-7526 (local or international calls). The access code is 3006730.

For more information, please contact:

Melissa Lantsman
Office of the Minister of Foreign Affairs
613-995-1851

Celyeste Power
Press Secretary
Minister’s Office
Citizenship and Immigration Canada
613-954-1064

Jessica Fletcher
Press Secretary
Office of the Minister of International Cooperation
819-953-6238

Foreign Affairs Media Relations Office
Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada
613-995-1874

Media Relations Unit
Communications Branch
Citizenship and Immigration Canada
CIC-Media-Relations@cic.gc.ca
613-952-1650

Media Relations Office
Canadian International Development Agency
819-953-6534