Minister Cannon to Chair Tribute Evening for Prix International Courage au Féminin in Montreal

(No. A/150 - October 4, 2010) On behalf of Prime Minister Stephen Harper, the Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Foreign Affairs, will chair the annual Tribute Evening for the Prix International Courage au Féminin [International Women of Courage Award] on Tuesday, October 5, 2010, in Montreal, Quebec. Minister Cannon will also present the award to this year’s recipient, former Chilean president Michelle Bachelet. 

Event: Photo opportunity
Date:
Tuesday, October 5, 2010
Time:
6:35 p.m. ET
Location:
Salon Auteuil B, Hyatt Regency Hotel, 1255 Jeanne-Mance Street, Montreal, Quebec

Event: Remarks by Minister Cannon
Date:
Tuesday, October 5, 2010
Time:
9:15 p.m. ET
Location:
Grand Salon, Hyatt Regency Hotel, 1255 Jeanne-Mance Street, Montreal, Quebec

Event: Presentation of award
Date:
Tuesday, October 5, 2010
Time:
9:25 p.m. ET
Location:
Grand Salon, Hyatt Regency Hotel, 1255 Jeanne-Mance Street, Montreal, Quebec

For more information, please contact:

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

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